Dr. Gary Sweet Jr, MD

Dr. Gary Sweet Jr, MD

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Age 41
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Dr. Gary Sweet Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wausau, WI and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 2003 and specializes in general surgery.

2400 Pine Ridge Blvd

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact Information

(715) 847-2022

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Aspirus Network, Inc.
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPartners
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Incisional Hernia
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more than 75% of peers
Hernia Repair
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more than 68% of peers
Hernia
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more than 63% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Marshfield Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sweet Jr's Reviews

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Dr. Sweet is one of the best doctors we have ever met. He is forthright, intelligent, attentive and kind. He was the only one of several medical professionals who had previously looked into the situation to correctly diagnose and solve my husband's life-threatening condition.
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Best doctor, ever!! Really cares about his patients.
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Outstanding surgeon. Works very closely with his patients. I would highly recommend him for anyone.
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