Dr. Jayakara Shetty, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 66

1625 Straits Tpke Ste 200
Middlebury, CT 06762
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Dr. Shetty's Experience

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Dr. Shetty's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Waterbury Hospital
64 Robbins St
Waterbury, CT 06708

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ALLIANCE MEDICAL GROUP
ALLIANCE MEDICAL GROUP
1625 Straits Tpke Ste 200
Middlebury, CT 06762
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    Dr. Shetty's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Skin Grafts
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Fracture
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
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    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Shetty

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Connecticut.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jjm Medical College, Davangere, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    University Rochester
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    University Rochester
    Complete in 1979
    Waterbury Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    United Hospital Nj School Med
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shetty & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
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    Dr. Shetty's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Shetty

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
    • 10 responses

    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shetty to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Shetty's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Shetty

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Shetty accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Community Health Network
    • Connecticare
    • CoreSource
    • EmblemHealth
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Golden Rule
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    ALLIANCE MEDICAL GROUP
    1625 Straits Tpke Ste 200
    Middlebury, CT 06762
    (203) 568-2929 (Office)
    (203) 568-2921 (Fax)
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