Dr. Valentine N. Nfonsam, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male

1501 N CAMPBELL AVE
Tucson, AZ 85724
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Hospital Quality

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The University of Arizona Medical Center
1501 North Campbell Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85724

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UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
1501 N CAMPBELL AVE
Tucson, AZ 85724
Arizona Cancer Center
Arizona Cancer Center
3838 N Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
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    Dr. Nfonsam's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    Background Check for Dr. Nfonsam

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • 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

    Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 2003
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nfonsam & Staff

    • English
  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. Nfonsam's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at The University of Arizona Medical Center where Dr. Nfonsam has admitting privileges:

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    • The University of Arizona Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nfonsam

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nfonsam to family and friends

    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Nfonsam's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nfonsam
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
    1501 N CAMPBELL AVE
    Tucson, AZ 85724
    (520) 694-8888 (Office)
    (520) 694-2565 (Fax)
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    Arizona Cancer Center
    3838 N Campbell Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 694-2873 (Office)
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