Dr. Anthony Terracina, MD

Dr. Anthony Terracina, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Anthony Terracina, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in bariatric surgery.Read his story

12720 McManus Blvd Ste 305

Newport News, VA 23602

Contact Information

(757) 947-3170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Terracina performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Dr. Terracina's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Terracina "Anthony D. Terracina, MD, FACS, is a board general surgeon who specializes in bariatric surgery. He is the Director for Bariatrics at Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News, where he performs all of his surgical procedures. With over 4000 weight loss surgeries performed over the past 16 years, Dr. Terracina is the area's top weight loss surgeon. Our practice is solely focused on caring for weight loss surgery patients. We are committed to helping our patients achieve their weight loss goals and maintain a lifelong healthy weight. Dr. Terracina received his doctorate from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi and completed his residency at the nationally renowned Parkland Hospital in Dallas. Certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgery and the American Medical Association. Dr. Terracina is also a certified proctor and instructor for Ethicon Endosurgery, teaching other surgeons the technique of minimally invasive surgery and sharing his special expertise in advance laparoscopic surgical procedures. Dr. Terracina practices withBon Secours Surgical Specialists."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Terracina "Bon Secours Surgical Specialists is dedicated to providing state-of-the art surgical care with a special emphasis on humanity and compassion. Our specialties include colon and rectal surgery, bariatric surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery, endovenous treatment of veins, and all aspects of general surgery. Patients trust Bon Secours Surgical Specialists for each surgeon's individual excellence, but also, for the group?s collective, integrated expertise."

1  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Parkland Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Parkland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Terracina has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Terracina's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Terracina to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Terracina's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had my surgery 3 years ago, I lost 105 pounds and I feel great. Dr. Terracina tells you, up front, this is a tool to help you, you have to exercise and eat right. Do what he tells you to and it will be a success.
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I love Dr. Terracina and his staff. They are all so encouraging and helpful. I had the gastric sleeve on January 12, 2016 and they have been there through it all. I tell everyone that is looking into having any type of weight loss surgery to go to his office. I would highly recommend him and if...more
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