Dr. Ronald S. Zelnick, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 57

210 Jupiter Lakes Blvd Ste 3105
Jupiter, FL 33458
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Hospital Quality

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Jupiter Medical Center
1210 S Old Dixie Hwy
Jupiter, FL 33458
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
3360 Burns Rd
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

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Jupiter Medical Specialists, LLC
Jupiter Medical Specialists, LLC
210 Jupiter Lakes Blvd Ste 3105
Jupiter, FL 33458
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    Dr. Zelnick's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Sphincterotomy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Zelnick

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    Albany Medical College
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Li Jewish Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Henry Ford Hospital
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zelnick & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Zelnick's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Jupiter Medical Center

    • Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
    • 16 responses

    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zelnick to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Zelnick's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Zelnick

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    16 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Jupiter Medical Specialists, LLC
    210 Jupiter Lakes Blvd Ste 3105
    Jupiter, FL 33458
    (561) 575-7875 (Office)
    (561) 575-5874 (Fax)
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