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Dr. Edward Kruse, DO

Dr. Edward Kruse, DO

Surgical Oncology ·  Male · Age 51

  

Dr. Edward Kruse, DO is a surgical oncology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in surgical oncology.


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(706) 721-2273

Dr. Kruse accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareSource
Medicaid
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kruse's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kruse treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kruse treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kruse treats Neuroendocrine Tumors more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Kruse treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kruse treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kruse treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kruse's conditions and procedures:

Anal and Rectal Cancer
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bowel Resection
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Colorectal Cancer
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Distal Pancreatectomy
Esophageal Cancer
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrectomy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hypercoagulable State
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Laryngeal Cancer
Liver Cancer
Liver Resection
Lymph Node Resection
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Melanoma
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Nanoknife
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nodular Lymphoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Penile Cancer
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Salivary Gland Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Sezary's Disease
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thrombocytosis
Tongue Cancer
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Augusta University Health is a world-class health care network offering the most comprehensive care in the region, where your health is our priority. As leaders in patient- and family-centered care, our physicians partner with our patients, their fam...

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Medical College Virginia Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Marshfield Clinic
Residency Hospital
1995
Des Moines VA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1994
Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg
Medical School
1990
University of Iowa
Undergraduate School
2006
2003
1995
1994
1990

Awards

Dr. Kruse's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kruse

3.5

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I would highly recommend Dr.kruse ,and his team .they were all very helpful and knowledgeable ,I had a g.i.s.t mass resection,ileum tumor ( resection) and an omenectomy. I'm very grateful for Dr.kruse and his team.i would recommend Dr.Kruse and if needed, I will return if needed for any future...Read More
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The care team Dr. Kruse led was well organized and attentive to my care. Even though I was reticent and difficult at times, I always felt that they were looking out for my well being, and pushing to effect a positive outcome from my ccare.
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He had a personal issue with my oncologist and let a personal barrier interfere with my life threatening medical decisions.
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