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Dr. Dean Klinger, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 65

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Dr. Klinger

Transplant Center

9200 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Dr. Dean Klinger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Klinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Klinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klinger performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Klinger performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klinger performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Klinger performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klinger performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Klinger performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Klinger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Klinger's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Dean Klinger, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Med College Wisc Affil Hosps M
Residency Hospital
1980
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Medical School

Awards

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)