Dr. Douglas Politz, MD

Dr. Douglas Politz, MD

Endocrine Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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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

(813) 972-0000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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  • Specializes in Endocrine Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrinology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

54  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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1  Procedures

  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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

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Dr. Politz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Politz

4.9

Based on 98 reviews

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This surgeon saved my life! Mine was an usual situation anatomically with parathyroid glands not in normal location. What if I had gone to an inexperienced surgeon? To ANYBODY else but this group? Thank God.
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Josh Bodaford in Richmond Hill, GA – Sep 07, 2018
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Dr. Politz is amazing. Giving someone their life back is nothing short of a miracle, but he gave me that gift. I had 3 parathyroid tumors (WHO KNEW!) He removed them all and had me good as new in 19 minutes. His compassion is second to none and I encourage everyone with high calcium to please seek...Read More
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Teresa Adkins in Tampa, FL – Jul 30, 2018
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Excellence in every respect! From my initial consultation through surgery and follow up, Dr. Politz was expert, professional and accessible. His surgical approach (see his website at parathyroid.com) ensures the best outcome for his patients. I interviewed respected endocrine surgeons in NYC and...Read More
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NY – Jul 14, 2018
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Dr. Politz is beyond amazing! He is extremely knowledgeable and is so kind and thoughtful. He is what every doctor should strive to be.
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Laura Amini in Riverton, UT – Jul 12, 2018
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So glad I made the choice to go to Norman Parathyroid center. It is all they say it is. Everyone is there to help you. This was my second surgery, for parathyroid, and they got it right. I really wish I would have gone there the first time. I feel so much better now. Dr. Polutz was professional,...Read More
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Deena in Shreveport, LA – Jul 11, 2018
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