Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD

Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ft Lauderdale, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Calcutta National Medical College, West Bengal University Of Health Sciences in 1982 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

1940 NE 47th St # 1

Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Basu performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Basu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Basu does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Basu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Basu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Basu's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basu to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Basu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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...more
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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...more
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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...more
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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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