Dr. Fresca Swaniker, MD

Critical Care Surgery •  Female • Age 58
  
Dr. Swaniker
Accepting new patients

Borgess Surgical Specialties Trauma

1535 Gull Rd Ste 5 Kalamazoo, MI 49048

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Dr. Fresca Swaniker, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Kalamazoo, MI and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of Ghana Medical School medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with Ascension Borgess Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Swaniker to book an appointment.


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Dr. Swaniker accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Swaniker's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wound Repair

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Biography

Dr. Fresca Swaniker, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Kalamazoo, MI and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of Ghana Medical School medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with Ascension Borgess Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Swaniker to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

University Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of California Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1993
St Agnes Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
University Of Ghana Medical School
Medical School

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Borgess Surgical Specialties Trauma

Borgess Trauma Svc1535 Gull Rd Ste 5 Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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Ascension Borgess Hospital

Kalamazoo, MI

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)