Dr. Adam Kurtin, DO

Dr. Adam Kurtin, DO

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52 y/o
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Dr. Adam Kurtin, DO is a general surgery specialist in Port St Lucie, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
very high
more than 99% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Kurtin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kurtin "Adam Kurtin, DO, received his bachelor of science in biology at the Fairleigh Dickenson University, in New Jersey. Dr. Kurtin graduated from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1991. He completed his surgery residency also at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.Dr. Kurtin focuses on general surgery, specializing in parathyroid and thyroid surgery. He is board certified in general surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery. Dr. Kurtin is also a clinical assistant professor of surgery for the Florida State University College of Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kurtin "To provide top quality care to each one of my patients and their referring physicians that trust in my care of their patient. As a physician, it is my responsibility to provide accurate and the most up to date information and technology to my patient about their condition and treatment options. Since each patient's situation is different, it is with communication, education and comfort that my patient and I work together and agree on what treatment is in their best interest for their medical and surgical care."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

206  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acquired Hypothyroidism
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adhesions
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendiceal Tumor
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Appendix Disorders
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Colic
  • Biliary Disorders
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Biliary Hypoplasia
  • Billroth Disease
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Duct Papilloma
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Breast Infections
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Pain
  • Breast Tumor
  • Calcium Deficiency
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholangitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonic Atresia
  • Colonic Diverticulosis
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Polyp
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Cyst
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diverticular Diseases
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Diverticulosis of the Ileum
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Fibroadenoma
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hair Loss
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypersplenism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism, Familial, Isolated
  • Hypoparathyroidism, X-Linked
  • Hypothyroid Goitre
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Inflammatory Conditions
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Fistula
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Polyp
  • Intussusception
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Jejunal Diverticulosis
  • Large Bowel Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Lymph Node Neoplasm
  • Lymphadenitis
  • Lymphadenopathy 
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Nodular Goiter
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Polyps
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectosigmoid Neoplasm
  • Regional Lymphadenopathy
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hypothyroidism
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sigmoid Diverticulitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Lesion
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Small Intestine Disorders
  • Small Intestine Diverticulosis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Spleen Tumor
  • Splenomegaly
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strangulation
  • Stricture
  • Subacute Thyroiditis
  • Subclinical Hyperthyroidism
  • Tertiary Hypothyroidism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Tumor
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcer Perforation
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
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141  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Aspiration of Breast Cysts
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bowel Resection
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Breast
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hair Transplants
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Treatment for Colorectal Disease
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Resection
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Biopsy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Polypectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Re-Operative Surgery
  • Revision Surgery
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Surgery
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stereotactic Lesions
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Temporary Pacing
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Fairleigh Dickinson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Academic Achievement Award - Department of Surgery, 1995
  • Academic Achievement Award - Department of Surgery, 1994
  • Chief Surgical Resident Award, 1996
Media & Publications
  • Current surgical approach to Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands, 2011
  • New Hope for Breast Cancer Patients, 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurtin's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurtin to family and friends
32 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kurtin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr. Kurtin is very knowledgeable and kind. He listens to my concerns and puts me at ease. The ladies there are also wonderful. I moved from NY to Port St. Lucie and feel grateful to have found this office!
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I recently had a very positive experience with Dr. Adam Kurtin at Treasure Coast Surgical Specialists. I was taken in right away and first met with Dr. Hernandez, a resident who is doing a rotation there. My wife is anxious about my impending procedure and he made her feel at ease. Dr. Kurtin...more
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he was very professional and my surgery went without a hitch, minimal scars and very little pain after the surgery, and my wounds have healed beautifully , I can recommend him with complete confidence .
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Dr. Kurtin is an extraordinarily skilled surgeon and a very caring and compassionate physician. In addition to my personal experience as his patient, I have found that he is highly respected among his colleagues. I would recommend, him without hesitation, to anyone looking for a general surgeon.
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I was impressed with my visit to Dr.Kurtin's office for a pre-op exam. His Office staff was very professional and friendly. After the examination, Dr. Kurtin explained what my options were, what the procedures are, and the benefits of each. Dr. Kurtin was very reassuring and I am confident that...more
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