Dr. Allison McAteer, MD

Dr. Allison McAteer, MD

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Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Allison McAteer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Westerly, RI and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Tufts University in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

45 Wells St Ste 204

Westerly, RI 02891

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. McAteer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McAteer treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of her peers

Dr. McAteer treats this condition more than 5% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McAteer treats Hemorrhoids more than 5% of her peers

Dr. McAteer treats this condition more than 5% of her peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McAteer performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 5% of her peers

Dr. McAteer performs this procedure more than 5% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement

Dr. McAteer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I listen to my patient's concerns.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Brown University / Alpert Medical School
Residency Hospital
2000
Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
Tufts University
Medical School
1988
Tufts University
Undergraduate School
Magna Cum Laude In Biology
Undergraduate School
2000
2000
1995
1988

Awards

Dr. McAteer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McAteer

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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She's terrific. Very dry sense of humor. Caring, pragmatic, fast, knows what she's doing. I've been for removal of cysts and infected ingrown hairs and have sufficient experience to trust her skills.
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Very dismissive of patient, despite a medical history that would validate the symptoms at the time. Never have come across a less empathetic, unprofessional person in any facet of the medical field. Having a tough time believing she is capable of providing any level of care to a goldfish, let alone...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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