Dr. Mark D. Kappelman, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male

120 Meadowcrest St Suite 450
Gretna, LA 70056
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Dr. Kappelman's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Kappelman's Care Philosophy

Our goal is to provide the best possible surgical care for our patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional/Ventral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump/Mass
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
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  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
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Background Check for Dr. Kappelman

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 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 Maryland School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1969

Internship Hospital

Tulane University Hospital
Complete in 1970

Residency Hospital

Tulane University Hospital
Complete in 1973
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Kappelman & Staff

  • English
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