Dr. Jason Sciarretta, MD

Dr. Jason Sciarretta, MD

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Dr. Jason Sciarretta, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Myrtle Beach, SC. He has been practicing for 12 years.

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
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more than 5% of peers
Incisional Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sciarretta "We strive to provide a high level of surgical care for trauma patients in the Coastal Carolina region and surrounding communities. All our surgical specialists, including our specially trained trauma and general surgeons must be available 24/7 for patient trauma care at Grand Strand Medical Center."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Nova Southeastern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Saba University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Ryder Trauma Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sciarretta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Grand Strand Health – Grand Strand Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Sciarretta is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Sciarretta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sciarretta to family and friends
4.5
based on 13 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Sciarretta's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Myrtle Beach, SC |
I have been under the care of Dr Jason Sciarretta since April 2017 with a serious infection in my foot With his wonderful knowledge, surgical skills and deep care and compassion, what looked like the possibility of losing my foot has turned into saving and healing my foot. He has kept my family informed and always showed great compassion for them. I would strongly recommend Dr. Sciarretta for any surgical needs. I thank the Lord that he was on call the day I arrived at the hospital.
in Myrtle Beach, SC |
I really dont know where to start!!!! First of all let me just say I am 66 years old and I am scared to death of doctors. But I had to have emergency surgery to removed my appendix. Dr. Jason Sciarretta just happened to be given my case and I know God chose him for me. I have never had such a compassionate, caring doctor. Dr. Jason made me feel like I was his only patient and he went above the call of duty to put me at ease. I would highly recommend Dr.Jason if you want a doctor that cares.
in Calabash, NC |
Absolutely pleased with the care of Dr. S and the courtesy of his staff. We were really in a bad spot in my hubby's care when we finally found Dr. S. I'm an RN and I'm 100% confident in him. The quality of his care, the extent of his knowledge and the RESPECT he gave us was beyond what I expected. We were pretty beat up by the time we got to him and we are once again lifted with hope and encouragement.
in Myrtle Beach, SC |
i don't normally write reviews but felt Dr Sciarretta deserved some extra recognition. I have a complex health history and surgical history, so most Drs are not comfortable working on me. Dr Sciarretta approached my case with confidence but was also honest about the possible risks. He took his time answering all of my many questions. I never felt rushed. I could tell he truly cares and loves his job. There's not one negative thing I could say about his care. Thank you from the bottom of my heart
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in Surfside Beach, SC |
I love Dr Sciarretta, he seems so knowledgeable, caring, and boomes with self-confidence. I have a card I carry in my purse that says I only want him as a trauma surgeon in an emergency. if there is any wait time it's understandable, because trauma surgeons have emergencies
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sciarretta accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sciarretta has admitting privileges

Grand Strand Health – Grand Strand Medical Center
809 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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