Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD

Pediatric SurgeryMaleAge 52

Pediatric Surgery

Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD is a Pediatric Surgery Specialist in Youngstown, OH and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1996.

Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD

Akron Children'S Hospital

6505 Market St Youngstown, OH 44512

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Dr. Potoka's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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(330) 543-6060

Dr. Potoka accepts the following insurance:

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Biography

Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD is a Pediatric Surgery Specialist in Youngstown, OH and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 1996.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

1996
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Potoka frequently treats Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage, and Anal Fistula. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Potoka treats.

Where is Dr. Douglas Potoka, MD's office located?

Dr. Potoka's office is located at 6505 Market St, Youngstown, OH 44512. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Akron Children'S Hospital

Akron Children'S Hospital6505 Market St Youngstown, OH 44512
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