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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 54

417 State St Ste 330
Bangor, ME 04401
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Dr. O'Connor's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Saint Joseph Hospital
360 Broadway
Bangor, ME 04401
Eastern Maine Medical Center
489 State St
Bangor, ME 04401

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
EMMC NORTHEAST SURGERY
NORTHEAST SURGERY OF MAINE
417 State St Ste 330
Bangor, ME 04401
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    Dr. O'Connor's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • 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)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • 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
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.
    • 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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Center
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. O'Connor & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
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    Dr. O'Connor's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Joseph Hospital

    • Eastern Maine Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Connor to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. O'Connor's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. O'Connor

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

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    EMMC NORTHEAST SURGERY
    NORTHEAST SURGERY OF MAINE
    417 State St Ste 330
    Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 947-5241 (Office)
    (207) 973-8880 (Fax)
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