Dr. Alfonso Serrano, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 78
  
Dr. Serrano
Telehealth services available

Melrose Surgical Associates

50 Rowe St Ste 100 Melrose, MA 02176

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(781) 979-6500

Dr. Alfonso Serrano, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Melrose, MA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Cath U Chile, Santiago medical school in 1966. He is affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Serrano to book an appointment.


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Dr. Serrano accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Serrano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Serrano treats Ulcer more than 100% of his peers

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

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Serrano performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Serrano performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Serrano treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Serrano treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
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Dr. Serrano's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alfonso Serrano, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Melrose, MA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Cath U Chile, Santiago medical school in 1966. He is affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Serrano to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1979
Mass Genl Hosp-Harvard U
Fellowship Hospital
1979
S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
Deaconess Hosp/Harvard
Residency Hospital
1966
Catholic U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1966
Cath U Chile, Santiago
Medical School

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

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Melrose Surgical Associates

Melrose Surgical Associates50 Rowe St Ste 100 Melrose, MA 02176
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Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford

Medford, MA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)