Dr. Christine Laronga, MD

Dr. Christine Laronga, MD

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Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Christine Laronga, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Piscataway in 1991 and specializes in general surgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

(813) 745-4673

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Laronga's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Laronga treats Breast Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Laronga treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Mastectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Laronga performs Mastectomy more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Laronga performs this procedure more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Breast Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Laronga performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Laronga performs this procedure more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Laronga's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Needle Localization
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Lung Surgery
Mastectomy
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Breast cancer has been Dr. Laronga's passion. Her interests cover the entire range from basic science research to patient care: bench to bedside and back." Dr. Christine Laronga is a surgical oncologist specializing in breast cancer in the Compre...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    The University Of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Piscataway
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Research Fellow, University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Piscataway
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Piscataway
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1985
    Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School
    1985

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in Surgical Oncology, Tampa, FL, 2011-2012

Dr. Laronga's Reviews

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She is the most amazing doctor! I had stayed so positive when i was diagnosed with breast cancer because she was so through and was so convindent about how we were going to attack this cancer. I had no doubt i was in the best hands. She was worth driving 2 hours away to see. I cannot thank her...Read More
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I am a two-time breast cancer survivor. Dr Laronga has great knowledge, wonderful bed side manner, and gives you the options and respects your decision. I would highly recommend her. She truly cares about her patients. Great staff/support team.
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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