Dr. Thomas A. Abbruzzese, MD

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Specializes in Vascular Surgery • Male • Age 47

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Dr. Abbruzzese's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Northeast Georgia Medical Center
743 Spring St NE
Gainesville, GA 30501

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Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Vascular Center
Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Vascular Center
200 S Enota Dr NE Ste 360
Gainesville, GA 30501
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    Dr. Abbruzzese's Experience

    Specialties

    • Vascular Surgery
    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Angioplasty
    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Atherectomy
    • Balloon Angioplasty
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dialysis Catheter Placement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
    • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
    • Laser Angioplasty
    • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
    • Leg Bypass
    • Lung Surgery
    • Mechanical Embolectomy
    • Mechanical Thrombectomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Angioplasty
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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    • Peripheral Vascular Bypass
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Port Removal
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Renal Artery Angioplasty
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Venous Sclerotherapy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 2
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 3
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 2
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 3
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 4
    • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 5
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Arterial Dissection
    • Arterial Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Buerger's Disease
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Carotid Artery Stenosis
    • Carotid Atherosclerosis
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
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    • Dissecting Aneurysm
    • Effort Vein Thrombosis
    • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
    • False Aneurysm
    • Femoral Aneurysm
    • Heart Disease
    • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
    • Iliac Aneurysm
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Popliteal Aneurysm
    • Portal Vein Thrombosis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Vein Thrombosis
    • Ruptured Aneurysm
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Suprarenal Aneurysm
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thromboembolism
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Venous Thrombosis
    • Vertebral Artery Dissection
    • Visceral Aneurysm
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    Background Check for Dr. Abbruzzese

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Stanford University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    Brigham and Womens Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Brigham and Womens Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Complete in 2004
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California, Davis
    Graduated in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abbruzzese & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
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    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abbruzzese to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

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    Dr. Abbruzzese's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Abbruzzese

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    Northeast Georgia Physicians Group Vascular Center
    200 S Enota Dr NE Ste 360
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770) 219-4000 (Office)
    (770) 219-4001 (Fax)
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