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Dr. Alejandro Gruneiro, MD

Dr. Alejandro Gruneiro, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 50


Dr. Alejandro Gruneiro, MD is a general surgery specialist in Port Charlotte, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.


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(941) 623-9330

Dr. Gruneiro accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare

Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (8/22/2014)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gruneiro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gruneiro performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Gruneiro performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gruneiro performs Esophageal Surgery more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Gruneiro performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Colorectal Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gruneiro treats Colorectal Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Gruneiro treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Gruneiro's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Dr. Gruneiro is a General Surgeon specializing in  Colon & Breast Cancer, Reflux/GERD/Heartburn Relief Surgeries including esophyx, pelvic rehab, menometry, EGD, Colonoscopy, and various other specialty surgical procedures.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Geisinger Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Southern Illinois University-Springfield
Residency Hospital
1999
Southern Illinois University-Springfield
Internship Hospital
1999
State University Of New York
Medical School
1990
Barry University / School Of Graduate Medical Science
Undergraduate School
2004
2003
1999
1999
1990

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Gruneiro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gruneiro

2.6

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
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(16)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.818181818181818%
(3)
1 Star
54.54545454545455%
(24)

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Love him after 2009 my mom had horrible time he has saved her life more than once. He done few revision and hernia surgery on her dude her gastric bypass and the way she heals. She's that 5% on things that can go wrong. He's done my gallbladder surgery my cyst underneath my arm and my tailbone cyst...Read More
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Best Surgeon in Port Charlotte, FL. Highly recommend Dr. A. Gruneiro!
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I still experience intestinal issues because of a botched appendectomy January 2017. He was arrogant, incompetent and we fired him
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My review is not a reflection of Dr. Gruneiro himself but of my experience in trying to have my gallbladder removed by him. I was referred to him by an OR nurse in the area but when getting things scheduled there were some communication breakdowns. When the office Manager, Mary, called me and I...Read More
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Fawcett Memorial Hospital

Port Charlotte, FL