Dr. George Portilla, MD

Dr. George Portilla, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. George Portilla, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit Lakes, MN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.

1027 Washington Ave

Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 81% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 45% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 41% of peers

Dr. Portilla's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Portilla does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Gundersen Clin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Gundersen Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Portilla has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Portilla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Portilla's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Portilla to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Portilla's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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