Dr. Thomas L. Bass, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Surgery • Male • Age 53

4651 Sheridan St Ste 350
Hollywood, FL 33021
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Conditions Dr. Bass Treats

  • Hypertension
  • Obesity

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Hospital Quality

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Lee Memorial Hospital
2776 Cleveland Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Memorial Regional Hospital
3501 Johnson St
Hollywood, FL 33021

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Hollywood Bariatrics
Hollywood Bariatrics
4651 Sheridan St Ste 350
Hollywood, FL 33021
Surgical Consultants PA
Surgical Consultants PA
1150 N 35th Ave Ste 540
Hollywood, FL 33021
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    Dr. Bass' Experience

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • Bariatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Stomach Surgery
    2
    • Hypertension
    • Obesity
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Bass

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    1 Board Action

    • Leaving a foreign body in a patient  (9/14/2011)
    • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    • Summary: Dr. Thomas Lyn Bass; License # ME66691; Case # 2009-17175

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician previously on 08-24-2010 entered into a Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine.

      Action Taken-Obligations Satisfied

    • State: Florida
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Penn State
    Complete in 2001
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bass & Staff

    • English
    • Creole
    • Italian
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    Dr. Bass' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Gulf Coast Medical Center

    • Lee Memorial Hospital

    • Memorial Regional Hospital

    • Physicians Regional - Pine Ridge

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bass

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bass to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Dr. Bass' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bass

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Bass accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medico
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Hollywood Bariatrics
    4651 Sheridan St Ste 350
    Hollywood, FL 33021
    (954) 966-8559 (Office)
    (954) 966-1156 (Fax)
    B
    Surgical Consultants PA
    1150 N 35th Ave Ste 540
    Hollywood, FL 33021
    (954) 966-8559 (Office)
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