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Dr. George Negrete, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Negrete

Dr. George Negrete, MD is a general surgery specialist in Waupaca, WI and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 2006 and specializes in general surgery.


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(715) 256-3058

Dr. Negrete accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
American Enterprise Group
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Dr. Negrete's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Negrete performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Negrete performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Appendicitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Negrete treats Appendicitis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Negrete treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Negrete performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Negrete performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Negrete's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a General Surgeon in Wisconsin I have had the privilege of being responsible for the health care of my patients. I am appreciative of the opportunity to provide for their care and have developed great relationships along the way. Values such as integrity, compassion, attention to detail, and a strong work ethic continue to be the core of my belief system.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2011
University Of Illinois At Chicago
Residency Hospital
2007
University Of Illinois At Chicago
Internship Hospital
2006
R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
Medical School
2002
National Institute Of Health
2000
San Jose State University
Undergraduate School
2011
2007
2006
2002
2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Negrete's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Negrete

4.8

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Negrete is a very caring doctor. From the moment he walked in the door he gave you a sense of comfort and calmness. He makes you feel like he is there for your best interest and not just another patient. He was amazing. Not many doctors will call you after hours to be sure that test results...Read More
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Dr. Negrete made me less nervous about my surgery by informing me of everything I needed to know and answering any questions I had. He is very kind/caring about his patients. I would definitely go to him again and recommend him to my friends and family as well.
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Our family highly recommends Dr. Negrete! My father has been recently diagnosed with Stage IV Pancreatic cancer and we were referred to Dr Negrete for his port placement surgery. When he walked in the room he brought a calming presence. He explained thoroughly and answered all our questions. He was...Read More
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