Dr. Douglas Palenschat, MD

Dr. Douglas Palenschat, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Douglas Palenschat, MD is a general surgery specialist in Iuka, MS and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

1128 Casey Springs Cir

Iuka, MS 38852

Contact Information

(662) 423-9162

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
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more than 13% of peers
Abdominal Pain
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more than 9% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 7% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Naval Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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