Dr. Anthony Macaluso Jr., MD

Dr. Anthony Macaluso Jr., MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male | 48 years old

Dr. Macaluso is a colorectal surgeon specializing in laparoscopic colon resections. Dr. Macaluso graduated from...Read more

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Dr. Macaluso is a colorectal surgeon specializing in laparoscopic colon resections. Dr. Macaluso graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern...   Read More

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  • Internship Hospital
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Plano, TX |
      Excellent surgeon, Incredibly intelligent, I would recommend him, based upon my own experience.
      Forney, TX |
      Takes the time to fix the problem, day or night your first.
      in Dallas, TX |
      He is kind and considerate and an excellent doctor that took care of my issues
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      Specialties

      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abscess
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anal Fistula
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Anal Prolapse
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Destruction of Anal Tumor
      • 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
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • 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)
      • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

        Completed in 1994

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

        Completed in 1998

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Colon And Rectal Clinic Of Orlando

        Completed in 1999

      • Undergraduate School
        Texas A&M University / Main Campus

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Macaluso Jr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Macaluso Jr. says...

      Dr. Macaluso is a colorectal surgeon specializing in laparoscopic colon resections. Dr. Macaluso graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UTSMC) after only three years of undergraduate study at Texas A&M. During his time at UTSMC, Dr. Macaluso was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Macaluso teaches nationally attended courses in laparoscopic colon surgery, and performs multiple lectures. He is a mentor to local surgeons, teaching laparoscopic techniques and promoting the advancement of patient care.

      His focus is in laparoscopic surgery techniques and high definition colonoscopy with low volume, easily tolerated bowel preps. Dr. Macaluso is board certified from the American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. 

      He is the Medical Director of Surgical Services at the Medical Center of Plano.

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      Dr. Macaluso Jr.'s Care Philosophy

      Our experienced, board certified physicians specialize in advanced laparoscopic procedures for the prevention and treatment of colorectal disorders and also offer robotic assisted surgery. We are committed to bring you the most advanced, compassionate colorectal health care available