Dr. Gary Lehr, MD

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Dr. Gary Lehr, MD
Dr. Gary Lehr, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Deerfield Beach, FL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Lehr is affiliated with Broward Health North, Boca Raton Regional Hospital, West Boca Medical Center and Memorial Hospital Pembroke.

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    4.9
    based on 92 total reviews (11 with comments)
    Dr. Lehr's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Comments (11)
    Boca Raton, FL |
    Dr. Lehr performed my father's hernia surgery at West Boca Medical Center. He was so warm and genuine putting my Dad and my entire family at ease. The surgery was a complete success and my Dad is home after 5 days post surgery. A+ for Dr. Lehr!
    Boca Raton, FL |
    Dr. Lehr is an excellent Doctor. Unfortunately, his medical assistant does not return any of my calls.
    Boca Raton, FL |
    Dr. Lehr was patient, thorough and informative. He did not rush me to make a decision for surgery. He was very good during the pre and post op and hospital stay. The office staff was great - professional, timely and helpful.
    in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
    I would recommend Dr. Lear based on his expert care. I have had two hernia operations done by him, one recently and another 16 years ago. Both procedures went every well. He and his staff are freindly and helpful.
    in Boca Raton, FL |
    Dr. Lehr successfully performed a hernia surgery for me. He was interested in all my medical background during the initial consult. On operating day, he was very attentive to not only myself, but he also visited my wife after surgery and discretely provided an update. He provided two post-surgery sessions to ensure my recovery was a success.
    in West Palm Beach, FL |
    Doctor Lehr is a high qualified professional, his abilities and professionalism are above expectations.
    in Highland Beach |
    We had a positive experience with Dr. Lehr. Dr. Lehr is professional,humane and affable. Through a very trying time in our lives, he provided excellent medical care and demonstrated a warm concern for both of us. We are thankful and appreciative. Marilyn and Walter Carraretto
    in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
    Knew exactly what my issue was and how to fix it.
    in Pompano Beach, FL |
    I had an unexpected health issue come up which sent me to the emergency room. Dr Lehr came in to see me. He then made the time to see me at his office and guide me through surgery procedure. We have been extremely happy with everything. He takes the time to explain things and is very friendly and helpful. His assistant is also very nice. He is a great 5 star doctor who really cares . Highly recommended!!!
    in Pompano Beach, FL |
    Dr. Gary Lehr and his staff were amazing! From the minute I walked through the doors I was greeted with a smile and was assisted with any questions I had. As for Dr. Lehr himself, he was easy to talk to, answered all of my questions, and addressed all of my concerns in a way that was easy to understand.
    in Coral Springs, FL |
    I was fortunate to have Dr. Lehr treat me for an emergency Appendectomy. I was obviously not expecting to be in the circumstance I was in but Dr.Lehr did an excellent job of explaining Appendicitis and what to expect after the surgery. This made me feel a lot more comfortable and at ease with my situation. I am very thankful for the caring, honest and prompt treatment I received from him.
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    Dr. Lehr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abscess
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Fracture
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Education

    • Medical School
      University of Kentucky

      Graduated in 1988

    • Internship Hospital
      Good Samaritan Hospital

      Completed in 1989

    • Residency Hospital
      Good Samaritan Hospital

      Completed in 1993

    • Undergraduate School
      Union College

      Graduated in 1984

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Bowel Resection
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cyst Incision and Drainage
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatobiliary Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • 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)
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Skin Grafts
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Wound Repair