Dr. John Paletta, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Age 46

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Georgia Institute For Plstc Sgy
5361 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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Dr. Paletta's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Health University Medical Center
4700 Waters Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405

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The Georgia Institute For Plastic Surgery Savannah
5361 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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  1. Dr. Paletta's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Wound Repair
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    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Third-Degree Burns
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    York Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    York Hospital
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Paletta & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Dr. Paletta's Hospital Quality

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    • Candler Hospital

    • Memorial Health University Medical Center

    • Effingham Health System

  3. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 19 responses
    • 1 review

    3.7 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Savannah, Ga |

    I wanted a tummy tuck for years, but was scared to take the first step. After meeting with Dr. Paletta, I was put at ease. He is patient and caring and never made me feel pressured to do anything. His staff is courteous and helpful. Now 8 weeks after my procedure, I can say my results are nothing short of amazing! He is wonderful surgeon I would recommend to anyone. Should I decide to get anything else done in the future, I couldn't imagine going to anyone else.

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    • Principal Life
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    Georgia Institute For Plstc Sgy
    The Georgia Institute For Plastic Surgery Savannah
    5361 Reynolds St
    Savannah, GA 31405
    (912) 339-8132
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