Dr. Erik Throop, MD

Dr. Erik Throop, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Erik Throop, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Evansville, IN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

520 Mary St Ste 520

Evansville, IN 47710

Contact Information

(812) 424-8231

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 89% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 86% of peers
Hernia Repair
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Throop "As a surgeon, I recognize the stress and anxiety felt when there is an illness or problem that requires surgery. I will always spend the time needed to comfort and guide you through this process. You will always be seen by myself, or one of my associates, while in the hospital and in our office."

4  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

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56  Procedures

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Background Check

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  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • The Jewish Hospital Of Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Erik Throop, MD
Wonderful Doctor! Could not have asked for a better Doctor. Caring and explains all you need to know upfront before surgery. Would recommend to anyone searching for a bariatric surgeon. Would do it again!
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