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Dr. Artun Aksade, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Aksade

Dr. Artun Aksade, MD is a general surgery specialist in Odessa, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Hacettepe University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.


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(432) 332-3100

Dr. Aksade accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
PacifiCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Aksade's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ulcer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aksade treats Ulcer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Aksade treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Intestinal Abscess
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aksade treats Intestinal Abscess more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Aksade treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Abscess
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aksade treats Abscess more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Aksade treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

Dr. Aksade's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Cancer
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • da Vinci® Assisted Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastric Tube Insertion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe that the doctors should understand what is important for the patient and make decisions with them. Also, education in a weight loss surgery program is a very important factor.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Upmc
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Easton Hospital
Residency Hospital
2001
Frankford Hospitals, Jefferson Health System
Internship Hospital
1998
Hacettepe University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
Hacettepe U Med Sch
Undergraduate School
2008
2007
2001
1998
1998

Languages

  • Turkish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Aksade's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aksade

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Artun Aksade did my gastric bypass surgery when I lived in Pennsylvania. He was highly recommended by many of my coworkers at Easton Hospital in Easton, Pennsylvania. He is excellent, he changed my life. I would recommend him to anyone if you're thinking about having surgery. He has great...Read More
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Dr. Aksade saved my life 2 yrs ago. I had an 8 hr. emergency surgery for 2 bowel blockages. I was scared and he knew just the words to say to calm me before I was given the anesthesia. He kept my family informed throughout the surgery. His bedside manners are to be commended. I will forever be...Read More
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Had the gastric sleeve done no problems and the staff was always professional and courteous I would recommend the doc to anyone needing weight loss advice as far as surgery goes I lost 130 lbs within a year thx Dr. Aksade??
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