Dr. Philip A. Decker, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 45

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Dr. Decker's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

The breadth of general surgery provides constant challenge to ensure excellence in patient care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
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  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional/Ventral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
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  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump/Mass
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1996

Internship Hospital

Medical College Of Wisconsin
Complete in 1997

Residency Hospital

Medical College Of Wisconsin
Complete in 2002
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Decker & Staff

  • English

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