Dr. David Lasko, MD

Dr. David Lasko, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. David Lasko, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Plantation, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery.

South Florida Pediatric Surgeons

300 NW 70th Ave Ste 202

Plantation, FL 33317
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Appendicitis
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more than 80% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 79% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Lasko'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lasko "We provide the highest-quality care for children with all manner of pediatric surgical problems. We employ the most modern surgical and technological advances in an old-fashioned atmosphere of caring and focusing on the whole child and family. Our specialties include laparoscopy, Pediatric Tumors, GI Tract Surgery and Chest Surgery as well as more common children s surgical problems."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Foreign Body in Nose
  • Foreign Body in Throat
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Phimosis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ventral Hernia
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45  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bowel Resection
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lasko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lasko's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lasko to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lasko'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My first child had intestinal blockage meaning her intestines didn’t grow correctly where when she would eat she would throw it up vs peeing or pooping. Luckily there was an angel sent from above and his name was Dr. Lasko, he corrected it when she was only a day old.He is located in plantation...more
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I definitely will recommend Dr Lasko to anyone. I did not feel rushed. I felt like he understood my concerns and even took care of it right there in his office. I was worried that I would have to put my son under general anesthesia. Thankfully I didnt have to put him through that!
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Dr. Lasko was the first of three surgeons we were scheduled to meet with for our newborn sons hernia surgery. After meeting with him, we cancelled all other appointments. He made us feel so comfortable with his demeanor and knowledge. At no point did he make us feel uneasy, even after asking...more
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