Dr. Gary Katz, DO

Dr. Gary Katz, DO

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Age 54
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Dr. Gary Katz, DO is a general surgery specialist in Madison Heights, MI and has been practicing for 28 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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  • 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
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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
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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
  • Gastrectomy
  • 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 Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • 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 28 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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