Dr. James Dehen, MD

Dr. James Dehen, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
61 y/o
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Dr. James Dehen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brainerd, MN and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s-Brainerd Clinic

2024 S 6th St

Brainerd, MN 56401
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Dehen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dehen treats Abdominal Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Dehen treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dehen treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Dehen treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dehen performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Dehen performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Dr. Dehen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcer

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1988
    University Nd Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1983
    University of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Dehen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dehen

2.7

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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Locations

Essentia Health St. Joseph's-Pine River Clinic

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(218) 270-9868
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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