Dr. Victor Amato, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 59

1380 Ebenezer Rd Ste E
Rock Hill, SC 29732
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Dr. Amato:

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Dr. Amato's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Springs Memorial Hospital
800 W Meeting St
Lancaster, SC 29720
Piedmont Medical Center
222 S Herlong Ave
Rock Hill, SC 29732

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
SUNSHINE PEDS
SUNSHINE PEDS
1380 Ebenezer Rd Ste E
Rock Hill, SC 29732
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    Dr. Amato's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Anoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Polypectomy
    • Upper GI Series
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colitis
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Common Bile Duct Stone
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Dilation
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    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Amato

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • 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

    Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Amato & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Amato'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Amato has admitting privileges:

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    • Piedmont Medical Center

    • Springs Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Amato

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Amato accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • EmblemHealth
    • First Choice Health
    • Golden Rule
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • MedCost
    • Medica
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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    SUNSHINE PEDS
    1380 Ebenezer Rd Ste E
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 366-7550 (Office)
    (803) 366-7595 (Fax)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Amato?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amato to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Amato
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Amato
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.