Dr. Amir Fatemi, MD

Dr. Amir Fatemi, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
77 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Amir Fatemi, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 70% of peers
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
normal
more than 59% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 55% of peers

Dr. Fatemi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • Shiraz University Iran
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Philadelphia Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Med College Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Ferguson Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fatemi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fatemi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fatemi

2.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
40%
(6)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
53.333333333333336%
(8)

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Dr. Fatemi did such a terrible surgery that I had have 4 additional surgeries to correct his mess! I had numerous infections as he left my wound open with no packing and I was to go to the office 2-3 times a week post surgery. The office would cancel my appointments saying the doctor was not...Read More
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Feb 13, 2018
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I've been going to Dr. Fatemi since 1989. He's an excellent doctor and I highly recommend him.
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G. Ivey in Middleburg, FL – Nov 30, 2017
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