Dr. Jason Hechtman, MD

Dr. Jason Hechtman, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
47 y/o
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Dr. Jason Hechtman, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Brandon, FL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

Hechtman Surgical

888 S Parsons Ave

Brandon, FL 33511
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Excision of Breast Tumor
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hechtman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hechtman does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hechtman and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Brandon Regional Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Hechtman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hechtman to family and friends
3.1
based on 58 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (26)

Dr. Hechtman's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Riverview, FL |
Dr Jason has been taking care of me for almost 10 years. He has treated me through 2 breast cancer diagnosis. He has always gone over and beyond what he should as a doctor and I always feel like I am the most important person in the office when I'm there. He is fantastic and I go to him for...more
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in Brandon, FL |
Dr. Jason Hechtman is an awesome doctor. He took the best care if me with my bilateral mastectomy. He has in if the best bedside manners of just about any doctor I've been too. You will be pleasantly surprised. Thank you Dr.H for everything you've done for me. J.W
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Valrico, FL |
Horrible bedside manner.. Was shocked as he was a classmate of my sisters in medical school. Can't speak to his abilities, but would not recommend.. I think he should find another specialty with less contact with patients. His staff are good, but Dr Hechtman is very rude and unprofessional.
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Brandon, FL |
Dr. Hechtman is an excellent doctor who truly cares about his patients. I had a lump in my breast and he ordered tests to rule out cancer. My insurance denied the tests, due to my age and a lack of family history of cancer. However, he called my insurance and convinced them to approve the tests....more
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in Bartow |
Diagnosed in less than 5 minutes and got right what multiple doctors in 4 years couldn't. Super quick to get into surgery to repair the problem. Very down to earth and reassuring.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hechtman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
    Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Hechtman has admitting privileges

Brandon Regional Hospital
119 Oakfield Dr
Brandon, FL 33511
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Tampa Community Hospital
6001 Webb Rd
Tampa, FL 33615
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Memorial Hospital of Tampa
2901 W Swann Ave
Tampa, FL 33609
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