Dr. Ian Katz, MD

Dr. Ian Katz, MD

Venous and Lymphatic Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Ian Katz, MD is a venous and lymphatic medicine specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in venous and lymphatic medicine and general surgery.Read his story

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 611

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 501-9377

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Katz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Vascular Disease more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Benign Tumor
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Benign Tumor more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Katz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Leg Pain
Leg Venous Ulcer
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Secondary Malignancies
Spider Veins
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

We know how important it is to find the right physician and Dr. Katz is dedicated to making you feel at ease throughout the exam and the procedure. He will thoroughly evaluate your condition, discuss the details and present you with a course of action that works best for you. We have the confidence that we can provide the best treatment for you.

Specialties

  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Atlanta Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1975
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1975

Awards

Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katz

3.8

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
27.77777777777778%
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Katz was patronizing and treated me like I was unintelligent. He called a lump I had in the armpit/ breast area “unimpressive”. I was explaining my believes in why I don’t use a certain product and his response was “oh so you’re a scientist now”. He felt around and said he could see but...Read More
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Dr. Katz is awesome. He spent a lot of time helping us understand the blood flow in the legs and help me understand that my issue was bigger than spider veins which is what I have going in to have treated. He explained what he was looking at and had suggestions that he provided. There was no...Read More
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Dr. Katz is the best surgeon I have come across so far. First, his office is very clean and friendly, which I love. I am so comfortable when I am there. I know that I will be taken care of. The front desk staff is also amazing. Dr. Katz not only explains thoroughly my procedure, but my pre-op and...Read More
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The entire experience was great! Parking was easy and very convenient to Dr. Katz's office. His office staff was very friendly and helpful. I really liked Dr. Katz. He was very personable and explained exactly what he was doing and why he was doing it. He was very good and very efficient. So far,...Read More
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Great experience at Dekalb Vein Center with Dr. Katz! The staff was very warm and attentive! I had vein ablation done on both legs and am feeling little to no pain in either of my legs. Prior to the procedure, both of my legs would swell and hurt all the time and now I'm looking forward to great...Read More
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Aetna
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Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Choice Test HMO
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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Dekalb Medical

Decatur, GA

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