Dr. James Otto, MD

Dr. James Otto, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o
(12)

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Dr. James Otto, MD is a general surgery specialist in Inverness, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

Endovascular Repair of Aorta
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Artery Bypass
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Otto'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.

Dr. Otto's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Otto "Dr. James Otto is a board certified surgeon with over 30 years experience in vascular surgery. He graduated from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. He was the first surgeon in the area to perform carotid endartectomy under local anesthesia."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Albany Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1955

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Otto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Otto's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Otto to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Otto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (4)

Dr.Otto is wonderful and qualified doctor. In March of 2017 he litteraly saved my life! I have had three (3) other procedures since then and will only say Dr.Otto is The Best. Thank you, Lynn Oliver
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the doc. really took care of me an the staff ,an hospital staff
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Good surgeon. Only one in town, and knows and acts like it. Short and irritated my my aging parent. Didn't invite family in to exam room, then irritated when he forgot to ask questions and had to be brought back in to the exam room. Poor behavior from a so called higher educated individual dealing...more
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This was my initial visit with Dr Otto. I found him to be pleasant, direct with information and clear on the process needed to determine my issues. A nice firm handshake and makes eye contact important to me.
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