Dr. Amy Degnim, MD

Dr. Amy Degnim, MD

General SurgeryFemaleAge 55

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Telehealth services available

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Dr. Amy Degnim, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Rochester, MN and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Degnim to book an appointment.

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Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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Rochester - Cancer200 1st St Sw Rochester, MN 55905
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Degnim is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus Rochester, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for general surgery.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (4)
  • Explained conditions well (4)
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    I would definitely recommend Dr. Dignim as a very compassionate and dedicated surgeon. She does what is ultimately in the best medical interest of her patients. She reminds me of Teodore Roosevelt in that she "walks softly but carries a big stick!"
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Bernie Harrison in Dallas , TX – Jun 18, 2019
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    Very compassionate, knowledgeable, and an excellent surgeon
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    Dec 26, 2017
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    Very knowledgeable, compassionate doctor, great surgeon
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    Experience
    Background

    Background Check

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Minnesota
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Degnim's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Degnim performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 93% of her peers

    Dr. Degnim performs this procedure more than 93% of her peers

    Mastectomy
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    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Degnim performs Mastectomy more than 91% of her peers

    Dr. Degnim performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Partial Mastectomy
    • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
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    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Degnim performs Axillary Lymph Node Dissection more than 88% of her peers

    Dr. Degnim performs this procedure more than 88% of her peers

    Dr. Degnim's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adenocarcinoma
    • Aneurysm
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lift Surgery
    • Breast Lump
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Cancer
    • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
    • Excision
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Genitourinary Cancers
    • Hematologic Problems
    • Hepatobiliary Cancer
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Lobular Carconima
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphoma
    • Male Breast Cancer
    • Mastectomy
    • Multiple Myeloma
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Sarcoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Ventral Hernia
    • Wound Repair

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    Dr. Degnim accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
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    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
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    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Amy Degnim, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Rochester, MN and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1991
    University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Amy Degnim, MD?

    Call (507) 405-0046 to make an appointment. Click here for more information.

    Does Dr. Amy Degnim, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Degnim has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Amy Degnim, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Amy Degnim, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Degnim's profile to make an appointment.

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    What are Dr. Amy Degnim, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Degnim frequently treats Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision, Mastectomy, and Axillary Lymph Node Dissection. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Degnim treats.

    Where is Dr. Amy Degnim, MD's office located?

    Dr. Degnim's office is located at 200 1st St Sw, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Degnim is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

    Rochester, MN

    89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

    41 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)