Dr. Crea Fusco, MD

Dr. Crea Fusco, MD

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Dr. Crea Fusco, MD is a general surgery specialist in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 2004 and specializes in general surgery, trauma medicine, and more.Read her story

7780 S Broadway Ste 250

Littleton, CO 80122

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Appendectomy, Open
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more than 5% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
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more than 5% of peers
Hernia Repair
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Fusco's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fusco "Dr. Crea Fusco grew up in Freeport, Illinois, and graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University in 1999 with a degree in Sociology and a focus in Biology. She then used her degree and passion in helping others to travel to rural Kenya and teach HIV education. Following her return, she attended Rush University Medical School in Chicago where she was very active in community outreach programs. She graduated medical school in 2004 and completed her General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care fellowship in 2010 at Rush University and Cook County Hospitals in Chicago. Dr. Fusco truly loves being a surgeon, connecting with her patients and caring for them both in and outside the hospital setting. She has a variety of interests within the surgical field, including inguinal and complex hernia repairs, stomach, small bowel and colon surgery, along with gallbladder and various lumps and bumps. She believes in taking the time to listen and get to know her patients and working with them to find the best solution for their surgical issues. Dr. Fusco joined Dr. Steven Kim at Premier Surgery in 2010. She cares for patients at both Porter and Littleton hospitals and is active in both Trauma and General surgery. She serves as both the Chair of Surgical Services at Littleton Adventist Hospital and the Trauma Director at Porter Adventist Hospital since 2014."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fusco "Our shared commitment to excellence enables us to offer our patients personalized comprehensive surgical care."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Illinois Wesleyan university
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • J.H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Integrated Surgical Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fusco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fusco's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fusco

3.7

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What People Say About Dr. Crea Fusco, MD
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Dr. Fusco, the on-call surgeon, rushed to the hospital on the night of New Years Eve and performed an appendectomy on me after days of dealing with pain. She was kind, thorough, and helped ease my mind as we went into the operating room. Everything healed exactly how she said, and I was out of the...Read More
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