Dr. Gary Katz, DO

Dr. Gary Katz, DO

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Age 53
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Dr. Gary Katz, DO is a general surgery specialist in Madison Heights, MI and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from DES MOINES UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED & SURG in 1991 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

27483 Dequindre Rd Ste 301

Madison Heights, MI 48071

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Katz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Katz performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Obesity more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz performs Esophageal Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Katz performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Katz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
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 Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Obesity
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pyloric Stenosis
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)
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Katz, DO is a general surgery specialist in Madison Heights, MI and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from DES MOINES UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED & SURG in 1991 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    DES MOINES UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED & SURG
    Medical School
    1991

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i went to Dr. Katz in 2015 for gastric sleeve. I didnt know I had a hiatal hernia repair till I saw my provider 5 days later. when I asked dr. katz why do I have 5 holes instead of 3 after surgery he said I was a special patient. he never explained I had an additional surgery. I had complications...Read More
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Dr Katz is the best he is such a caring and good doctor I just had surgery and was so n nervous but he made me feel safe everything came out really good it was a success I would recommend him to anyone
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Dr. Katz performed two different surgeries on me. After the first surgery I fell in love with his care, concern, patience and over all bedside manners. I have referred several people to see Dr. Gary Katz because I trust him and he has been successful with the services he has provided.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
Group Employees PPO
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