Dr. Brian Weinstein, MD

Dr. Brian Weinstein, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Brian Weinstein, MD is a general surgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

South Florida Surgical Specialists

350 NW 84th Ave Ste 311

Plantation, FL 33324
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio

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Top Care Areas

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

Hernia Repair
very high
more than 97% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
more than 95% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Weinstein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weinstein "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team. Our practice believes in patient-centric care. We work together with the patient and their family with the goal of achieving their maximum healing and wellness. We believe in medical care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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)
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weinstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weinstein's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weinstein to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Weinstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Weinstein is amazing! He has operated on me, my grandmother, and my father. We trust him 100%. He is an incredibly talented surgeon, highly respected within our community, and always takes his time to thoroughly explain disease process and expected outcomes. I give him my highest...more
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I had a total thyroid removal and I tell you my scar is not even obvious upon my return to work people was just astonished because they could not see it, the staff was great and he did just what he said he was going to do, I am still just waiting to get my normal voice back but he did said it was...more
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Don't ever go to this Dr for Hernia repair. The office has no concern for their patients once the surgery is over and wait times are 1-2 hours. Sorry, but my time is just as valuable when compared to a subpar doctor. I have had pain since the surgery and this doctor is not interested in assisting...more
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Had Bi lateral hernia surgery in July of 2015. Hernia was large and needed a highly skilled DaVinci robotic surgeon. Dr. Weinstein was outstanding and performed a difficult surgery flawlessly and his demeanor during the follow up visits was excellent as he explained my surgery in detail and set...more
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l love Doctor Weinstein he is very nice man that day care of me if l need Surgery on my but l am scared to go for that this Alexa
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