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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 58

201 Albert Ave
Scott City, KS 67871
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Dr. Slater's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Ness County Hospital
312 E Custer St
Ness City, KS 67560
Scott County Hospital
201 Albert Ave
Scott City, KS 67871

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
SCOTT CITY CLINIC
201 Albert Ave
Scott City, KS 67871
WESTERN KS SURGICAL SPECIALIST
1400 Polk St
Great Bend, KS 67530
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    Dr. Slater's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Colectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
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    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Graduated in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    St Francis Regl Med Center
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Slater & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Slater's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Ness County Hospital

    • Scott County Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
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    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Slater's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Slater

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

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    Office Locations

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    SCOTT CITY CLINIC
    201 Albert Ave
    Scott City, KS 67871
    (620) 872-2187 (Office)
    (620) 872-1830 (Fax)
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    WESTERN KS SURGICAL SPECIALIST
    1400 Polk St
    Great Bend, KS 67530
    (620) 792-3777 (Office)
    (620) 792-5985 (Fax)
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