Dr. Garnet Blatchford, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(15)
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Dr. Garnet Blatchford, MD
Dr. Garnet Blatchford, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Omaha, NE. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Blatchford is affiliated with University Campus of CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy, Chi Health Lakeside, The Nebraska Methodist Hospital, The Nebraska Medical Center, Chi Health Midlands, Chi Health Bergan Mercy, Chi Health Immanuel and Nebraska Medicine – Bellevue.

9850 Nicholas St Ste 100

Omaha, NE 68114

Contact Information

(402) 343-1122

Dr. Garnet Blatchford, MD

Dr. Garnet Blatchford, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anal Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
high
more than 81% of peers
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Itch
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal Warts
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Condyloma
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bowel Resection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

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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

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Creighton University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Nebr Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Creighton University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blatchford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blatchford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blatchford to family and friends
3.7
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Blatchford's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Blatchford accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Blatchford has admitting privileges

The Nebraska Medical Center
4350 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105
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Chi Health Bergan Mercy
7500 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE 68124
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Chi Health Immanuel
6901 N 72nd St
Omaha, NE 68122
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Chi Health Lakeside
16901 Lakeside Hills Ct
Omaha, NE 68130
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The Nebraska Methodist Hospital
8303 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114
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Chi Health Midlands
11111 S 84th St
Papillion, NE 68046
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Nebraska Medicine – Bellevue
2500 Bellevue Medical Center Dr
Bellevue, NE 68123
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