Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD

Dr. Abhijit Basu, MD

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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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Basu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Basu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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
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 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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal 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

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read 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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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