Dr. Daniel Para, MD

Dr. Daniel Para, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Daniel Para, MD is a general surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

9515 W Camelback Rd Ste 132

Phoenix, AZ 85037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 75% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 55% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 45% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Para "I provide comprehensive care in a caring environment, and provide education in the pre and post-operative setting to alleviate any concerns related to the patient's surgical procedure and expected outcomes."

8  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Phlebology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

75  Conditions Treated

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46  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Phoenix Integ Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Lehigh Vly Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Phoenix Integ Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Para has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Para's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Para to family and friends
35 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. Para's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I had a great experience with having a medical procedure conducted by Dr. Para. The ladies in the office were very friendly. Dr. Para described the entire medical procedure before and results after. I appreciate all his efforts to a successful recovery period too. Thanks Dr. Para for helping me...more
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**** WARNING *** This guys is terrible. Please do yourself a favor and find another doctor. There are plenty of other doctors in the same area that perform all the same procedures. I have complications after a procedure and he does not care at all. He will not listen to anything I say. His massive...more
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He is very knowledgeable caring and great bed side manners.??. Hope is his office manager and thats a great name for her.??glad he and Dr. Simpson are my physicians.
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Was referred to Dr. Para for diaphragm hernia repair and from the moment I met with him and his staff I felt comfortable. His patient care and bedside manners are great, his staff working with him are all very pleasant people. Everything he does he discusses and explains to the patient. He is a...more
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Dr. Para removed a lesion on my chest. He is very knowledgeable and explained every step of the procedure. I will always recommended this Dr. Para to friends and family members.
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