Dr. Craig Clear, MD

Dr. Craig Clear, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Craig Clear, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1992 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

2121 E Harmony Rd Unit 250

Fort Collins, CO 80528

Contact Information

(970) 482-6456

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Vein Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clear performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Clear performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
Venous Insufficiency
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clear treats Venous Insufficiency more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Clear treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Cholelithiasis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clear treats Cholelithiasis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Clear treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Clear's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Heart Disease
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
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
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Craig Clear received his medical degree with honors from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver. Dr. Clear's focus within general surgery...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1993
    St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School
    1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Clear's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Clear

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

Affiliated Hospitals

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Poudre Valley Hospital

Fort Collins, CO