Dr. Howard J. Perofsky, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 57

682 Hemlock St Suite 230
Macon, GA 31201
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Dr. Perofsky:

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Dr. Perofsky's Experience

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Dr. Perofsky's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Perofsky Performs

  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Conditions Dr. Perofsky Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Medical Center of Central Georgia
777 Hemlock Street
Macon, GA 31201

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Perofsky

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Howard J Perofsky MD
Howard J Perofsky MD
682 Hemlock St Suite 230
Macon, GA 31201
Cntrl Grgia Wnd Cr/Hypbrc Medcn
Cntrl Grgia Wnd Cr/Hypbrc Medcn
818 Forsyth St
Macon, GA 31201
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    Dr. Perofsky's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
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    Background Check for Dr. Perofsky

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Wright St U/Kettering Med C

    Fellowship Hospital

    Kettering Mc/Wright St U
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Perofsky & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Perofsky's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Perofsky has admitting privileges:

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    • Coliseum Medical Centers

    • Medical Center of Central Georgia

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Perofsky

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perofsky to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Perofsky's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Perofsky
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Perofsky accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Howard J Perofsky MD
    682 Hemlock St Suite 230
    Macon, GA 31201
    (478) 742-4847 (Office)
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    Cntrl Grgia Wnd Cr/Hypbrc Medcn
    818 Forsyth St
    Macon, GA 31201
    (478) 633-7010 (Office)
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