Dr. Anthony Canfield, MD

Dr. Anthony Canfield, MD

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Dr. Anthony Canfield, MD is a general surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

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No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Canfield's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Incisional Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Canfield treats Incisional Hernia more than 100% of his peers

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

Ventral Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Canfield treats Ventral Hernia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Canfield treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Canfield performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Canfield performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Canfield's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Cystectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
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 Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Resection
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Grafts
Splenectomy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I focus on providing only necessary procedures and surgeries. Whenever possible, using minimally invasive surgical techniques gives the patient a substantially improved recovery. I have a passion for my patients!

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1993
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1993
    Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1990
    University of Utah
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Young Surgeon in Colorado, 1997
  • Meritorious Service Medal, 2000

Media & Publications

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery, 2006

Dr. Canfield's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Canfield

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Canfield performed a three hernia repair on me 2 days ago. Already I am off the prescription pain meds, still taking some Ibuprofen, but off the prescription meds. Dr. Canfield's procedure provided minimal post-operative discomfort. I have to say his staff is very professional and they did...Read More
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I was recently diagnosed with a coccygeal hernia. Dr Canfield was added to the surgical team for his expertise in hernia repair. From our first pre operative meeting I was completely at ease with his knowledge and skill levels. Beyond professional and caring, I would not hesitate in recommending...Read More
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