Dr. Jeffrey Lukish, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Lukish, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Jeffrey Lukish, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1991 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

6565 N Charles St Ste 305

Baltimore, MD 21204

Contact Information

(443) 849-6201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Umbilical Hernia
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more than 75% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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more than 60% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
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more than 60% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Ductus Arteriosus, Patent Reversed Flow
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Fetal Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pectus Excavatum Macrocephaly Dysplastic Nails
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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38  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • The United States Naval Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • The National Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • The National Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • The Childrens National Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 1ST PLACE CLINICAL RESEARCH AWARD THE NATIONAL NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER, 1998
  • WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF SURGERY CLINICAL RESEARCH AWARD, 1997
  • THE HOUSE OFFICER RESEARCH AWARD THE SOCIETY OF PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, 1996
  • ALPHA OMEGA ALPHA MEDICAL HONOR SOCIETY TEACHER OF THE YEAR, 2006
  • WASHINGTON DC CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS HARRY B ZEHNER TRAVELLING FELLOWSHIP AWARD, 1998
  • AWARD FOR SCIENTIFIC AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT CHILDRENS RESEARCH INSTITUTE, 1997
  • AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS COMMITTEE ON TRAUMA CLINICAL RESEARCH AWARD, 2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Lukish has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lukish's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lukish to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lukish's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Lukish took the time to explain and describe our child's diagnosis. Outstanding bedside manner. He ordered a confirmatory study that we obtained a week later. The next day following the study he called to give us the report. His staff called shortly thereafter and scheduled the surgery. The...more
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Highly recommend Dr. L. The first time we saw him was in the hospital with no time to research or make informed decisions about who would operate on our son. He understood our panic and took his time with us and addressed all our concerns. Great bedside manner. Second time we met him we sought his...more
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Very rushed and aloof. Doesn't take the time to explain things or for you to ask questions. Very casual about the surgery. A pretty uncaring doctor, especially considering he is in Pediatrics. In hindsight I wish we would have used someone else. Staff friendly but also casual and clueless when...more
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Very dismissive of our concerns and gave us very little time. We saw another surgeon who was able to find and correct the underlying issues.
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My son had to wait 3 weeks before getting an appointment. (Keep in mind, this is my sons first major surgery EVER.) We finally saw the dr for not even ten minutes on 09/07/16, he didn't even ask us if we had questions, which I had written down 8 to discuss with the dr. I emailed him the same day,...more
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