Dr. Douglas Politz, MD

Dr. Douglas Politz, MD

Endocrine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(86)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Douglas Politz, MD is an endocrine surgery specialist in Wesley Chapel, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1995 and specializes in endocrine surgery and endocrinology.

2400 Cypress Glen Dr

Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Politz's Experience

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Dr. Politz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrine Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy

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

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Politz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Politz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Politz to family and friends
4.9
based on 86 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (86)

  • 5
    (83)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Politz'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Los Angeles, CA
I highly recommend Dr. Politz. Great surgeon. Well worth my trip to Tampa from Los Angeles. The facility (Norman Parathyroid Center) is the only place you should go if you have hyperparathyroidism. Everyone there is extremely helpful, professional, and friendly.
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in SanTan Valley, AZ
I had a parathyroid tumor removed by Dr Politz. He is an expert surgeon and the kindest, caring and the most thorough Dr I have ever seen. I haven't felt good in years and was dismissed by all of the other doctors and specialists I have seen. I live in Arizona and traveled to Florida for the...more
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in Chevy Chase, MD
I had my surgery with Dr Politz, my primary doctor at NPC, and Dr Boone on Friday 3/24 and already feel like I have my life back. Bone pain, fatigue, abdominal pain were gone the next day. Reflux, gone. Muscle weakness, gone. Mental clarity, memory and focus already improving by the day. Dr...more
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in Norwalk, CT
Dr Politz is an amazing Dr. and surgeon. He is personable, kind and patient. He is knowledgeable & thorough, he explains everything to his patients so they can understand the care that they need. I recently had parathyroid surgery with him in FL and the care that I received was amazing. My...more
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in Santa Clara, CA
I had my surgical procedure to remove one adenoma in October of 2016. I am most grateful to Dr. Politz who performed my surgery and could not have wished for a better surgeon. Dr. Politz is very professional, caring and attentive. He checked in on me the night of the surgery to see how I was doing,...more
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