Dr. Frederick Slezak, MD

Dr. Frederick Slezak, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frederick Slezak, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1978 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

95 Arch St Ste 150

Akron, OH 44304

Contact Information

(330) 564-0728

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anal Fissure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
26

Conditions Treated

23

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Akron univsity
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Akron City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Akron City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Carle Foundation Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Kent State University
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Slezak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Slezak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Slezak to family and friends
4.1
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Slezak's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I had hemrhiods surgery with in 2012 and I regret ever doing that. It was painful for months and developed into internal problem where I have bleeding and discharge up to this day. If you value your health DO NOT go to this doctor. He will trick you into doing the procedure then leave you out to...more
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