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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 48

2370 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30904
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University Healthcare System
1350 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30901

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2370 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30904
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    Dr. Zulu's Experience

    Dr. Zulu's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • 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 Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • 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)
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Maryland College Park Md
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    Med
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Med
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Zulu & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    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. Zulu's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • University Healthcare System

    • Doctors Hospital

    • Trinity Hospital of Augusta

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zulu to family and friends

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 11 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Zulu
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    10 responses
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    2370 Wrightsboro Rd
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706) 737-7922 (Office)
    (708) 737-7968 (Fax)
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