Dr. Jeffrey Lafond, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Lafond, MD

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56 y/o
(49)

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Dr. Jeffrey Lafond, MD is a general surgery specialist in North Charleston, SC. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Lafond's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafond performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lafond performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Ventral Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafond treats Ventral Hernia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lafond treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Incisional Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lafond treats Incisional Hernia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lafond treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lafond's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
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
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatitis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Tri-County Surgical Associates is a two physician group specializing in general surgery and dedicated to the compassionate delivery of total surgical care of our patients. With over 35 years of combined surgical experience, we are trained and qualified to evaluate, diagnose, and treat surgical problems encompassing the entire body.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Lafond's Reviews

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4.3

Based on 49 reviews

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Dr. Lafond's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Don't like my personal business on the web. Just know that these people and the doctor don't have empathy or seem to care when there's post-op issues. No follow up at all. BEWARE!
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Had a surgery scheduled - found out exactly what an additional procedure he scheduled entailed . "had to have a wire inserted into a mass to be removed?" I refused since I had very recent x-rays and ultrasound to show where, size etc. This surgeon apparently has to have a hooked wire to follow so...Read More
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Awesome Surgeon, Awesome Personality! Well Liked By Many People I Know!!
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Very pleasant experience. Dr. Lafond has a great bedside manner, he thoroughly explains the procedure to you, answers any questions you may have in detail. Very clean environment. Staff is wonderful as well. Returns call promptly, completes paperwork in a timely manner, and very helpful with...Read More
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Dr. LaFond and his absolutely outstanding staff were an ease to work with during an extremely sensitive and painful time. They absolutely do a great job caring for their patients and making you feel like you are there only priority! Good healthcare is so hard to come by and im so thankful they are...Read More
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