Dr. Gary Wolf, MD

Dr. Gary Wolf, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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69 y/o
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Dr. Gary Wolf, MD is a general surgery specialist in Slidell, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in general surgery and robotic surgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wolf performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Wolf's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wolf "Dr. Wolf earned his medical degree from Boston University. Following graduation, he completed his internship and residency at Beth Israel Hospital in New York City. Dr. Wolf specializes in general surgery. He has been on staff at Ochsner since fall 2004 and practices at Ochsner Health Center - Slidell. Dr. Wolf is board certified in general surgery."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wolf " I earned my medical degree from Boston University and then moved on to complete a general surgery internship and residency at Beth Israel Hospital in New York City. I work hard to ensure each of my patients get quality care, and my staff strives to create a welcoming environment for everyone. I help shape the future of medicine by serving as a preceptor for medical students from a local medical school. When I am off work, I enjoy spending time with my wife and Skye Terriers."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • 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)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wolf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wolf's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wolf to family and friends
3 total reviews

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4.6
based on 66 total reviews (12 with comments)
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  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Wolf'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

    Under 10 minutes
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