Dr. Artun Aksade, MD

Dr. Artun Aksade, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Artun Aksade, MD is a general surgery specialist in Odessa, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

540 W 5th St Ste 470

Odessa, TX 79761

Contact Information

(432) 332-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Aksade's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

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Intestinal Abscess

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

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


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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 Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux
Acid Reflux Surgery
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, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Central Line Insertion
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
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 (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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
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 Rectal Surgery
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Surgery
Parathyroid Surgery
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
Stomach Surgery
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.


  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications


  • 2008
    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


  • Turkish
  • English


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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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