Dr. David Bub, MD

Dr. David Bub, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(19)

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Dr. David Bub, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Allentown, PA. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

David Bub, MD, PC

1275 S Cedar Crest Blvd Lowr Level

Allentown, PA 18103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Bub'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.

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

22  Conditions Treated

28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bub has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bub's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bub to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Bub's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This is the only Doctor that ever talked me into doing something I did not want to do. A colonoscopy. I turn it down for years. We had a talk and I gave in for one reason. He told me that anything he found he could fix the problem. I had it done and everything was all right. The entire staff are...more
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After spending over a week in the hospital and meeting several doctors who were unsure which way they wanted to go with my care, I had the pleasure of Dr. Bub coming in to check on me. Unlike the others we seemed to hit it off immediately, he explained everything to me so that I could easily...more
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I went to Dr. Bub as a second opinion on rectal surgery, .after meeting with him I knew he was the one to do my surgery. He spent time explaining the surgery, the time I would be in the hospital, recovery time, etc. He listened and answered all my questions. He is a terrific doctor with very...more
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The best surgeon for rectal and Colon cancer he did surgery on my husband removing his tumor took 10 hours long. He save his life I recommend him
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