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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 56

1222 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN 38401
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Hospital Quality

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Maury Regional Hospital
1224 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN 38401

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Mid-South Surgeons, PLLC
Mid-South Surgeons, PLLC
1222 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN 38401
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    Dr. Chavarria-Aguilar's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • 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
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • 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)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Vagotomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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    • Pleural Effusion
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Chavarria-Aguilar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • 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

    Mercer University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1999

    Internship Hospital

    Erlanger Med Center
    Complete in 2000

    Residency Hospital

    Erlanger Med Center
    Complete in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chavarria-Aguilar & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    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. Chavarria-Aguilar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
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    3.3 out of 5

    Dr. Chavarria-Aguilar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Chavarria-Aguilar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.4 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Mid-South Surgeons, PLLC
    1222 Trotwood Ave
    Columbia, TN 38401
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