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Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Basu

Holy Cross Medical Group

1940 NE 47th St # 1 Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308

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Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ft Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from Calcutta National Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.


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(954) 772-4553

Dr. Basu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Florida
Employer Group Open Access HMO
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
Employer Group PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. Basu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Disorders
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Dr. Basu treats Anal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

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Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Basu treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Basu treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Basu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Basu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ft Lauderdale, FL. He graduated from Calcutta National Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery

Education

Our Lady Of Mercy Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Calcutta National Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Basu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Basu

2.8

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
8%
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1 Star
48%
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I was going to have surgery with Dr. Basu. At the hospital, I saw Dr. Basu 90 minutes after checking in. He told me he had an emergency to attend to. He said he would return two hours later. A total of 5 hours passed and I decided I was done waiting. I told a nurse I was going home. She went to visit Dr. Basu and when she returned, told me it would be another hour before he would see me. It would have been 7 hours of waiting. I left. Not a good doctor in my opinion.
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Dr.Basu use is an excellent surgeon. He explained everything and took great care of me. I experienced almost no pain, and he fixed my problem.
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I would never ever recommend this doctor. Basu completed a hemmroid surgery and never placed me on antibodics after the surgery. I was a healthy 43 lady and was hospitalized for three infections the day after surgery. The ER doc told my husband I could have died. This was preventable if he used antibiotic after surgery. Five days in hospital and had the nerve to say it was good poisoning. Infectious disease doctor said no way. Had a PIC line for two weeks after surgery. Avoid him at all costs!
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I don't usually leave reviews, but in this case I felt I had to. Dr. Basu performed a laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy on me - 12" removed. During my consultation with him, he spent enough time with me outlining (good & bad) what to expect post op and during recovery in the hospital and at home and what I would be expected to contribute to my recovery and healing. I'm 4 weeks post and am back to 100%. I would recommend Dr. Basu in a heartbeat.
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Dr. Basu was great from start to finish. He explained everything in a professional manner as was Holy Cross in their follow up.
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I been using Dr. Basu for several years now. I has always been extremely through and very professional. I highly recommend Dr. Basu
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