Dr. Edward Batzel, MD

Dr. Edward Batzel, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Edward Batzel, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Scranton, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1978 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

1360 Wyoming Ave Ste 101

Scranton, PA 18509

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Batzel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batzel treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Batzel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batzel treats Venous Insufficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Batzel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batzel treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Batzel treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Batzel's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Amputation
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy
Arterial Insufficiency
Arteriovenous Fistula
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Lymphoedema Tarda
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein Diseases
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Vascular Surgeon, it is my mission to summon my training, skills and experience in an effort to improve the lives of the patients that I am privileged to care for.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

Vascular Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
General Surgery
Residency Hospital
1993
Mt Sinai Hospital Mt Sinai School Med
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Mt Sinai Hospital Mt Sinai School Med
Residency Hospital
1979
Mt Sinai Hospital Mt Sinai School Med
Internship Hospital
1978
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1973
University Of Scranton
Undergraduate School
Certified In General Surgery, Vascular Surgery and Wound Care
1993
1990
1979
1978
1973

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Batzel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Batzel

4.2

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
73.91304347826087%
(17)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
17.391304347826086%
(4)

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People say to leave the area to get good care. I would recommend people from Philadelphia to drive to Scranton to have this top surgeon. He is brilliant, compassionate and convinced my 80 year old mother to quit smoking. A miracle worker!!!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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