Dr. Jeremy Gallego Eckstein, MD

Dr. Jeremy Gallego Eckstein, MD

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Dr. Jeremy Gallego Eckstein, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

Memorial Division of General Surgery

4651 Sheridan St Ste 350

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Florida Health Administrators

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 94% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gallego Eckstein "Combine existing medical and surgical practices into a collaborative, multispecialty group that values each individual member and provides exemplary patient care defined by its quality, safety and value, remaining consistent with the culture and mission of an Integrated Memorial Healthcare System."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

22  Conditions Treated

47  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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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

  • Universidad Central De Venezuela--Luis Razetti, Escuela De Medicine Luis Razetti
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gallego Eckstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gallego Eckstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gallego Eckstein

4.8

Based on 232 reviews

5 Stars
89.22413793103448%
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4 Stars
8.620689655172415%
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3 Stars
0.8620689655172413%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
1.293103448275862%
(3)

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He is an excellent surgeon he is professional and compassionate
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Hollywood, FL – Oct 05, 2017
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Maylee is a medical assistant and she is amazing. She is an asset to this office. Dr. Eckstein is also an amazing doctor.
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Coral Springs, FL – Sep 02, 2017
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DR. ECKSTEIN IS A GREAT PHYSICIAN. HIS BEDSIDE MANNER IS EXCELLENT. I FELT COMFORTABLE WITH HIM CARING FOR ME. TRY TO GET AN URGENT APPT WAS IMPOSSIBLE, NOT HAPPY WITH THIS. BUT OVERALL SERVICE IS GREAT.
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POMPANO BEACH, FL – Aug 24, 2017
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Amazing!
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Miami, FL – Aug 18, 2017
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Personal attention like I have never seen before in along time. Caring for the patient. Remembering his patient name and never forgetting about them before or after surgery. I would recommend his talent to everyone in the world! He is the greatest Surgeon! Linda Jones Miramar, Fl
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Linda Jones in Miramar, FL – Oct 24, 2016
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