Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD

Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD

Minimally Invasive SurgeryMaleAge 61

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD is a Minimally Invasive Surgery Specialist in Sarasota, FL and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical Center medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota and Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Yunis to book an appointment.

Locations

Center for Hernia Repair

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(941) 953-5917
Center for Hernia Repair1435 S Osprey Ave Ste 201 Sarasota, FL 34239
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Affiliated with Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota Sarasota, a highly rated hospital.

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Dr. Yunis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yunis

4.9

Based on 353 ratings

5 Stars
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What went well
  • Listened & answered questions (304)
  • Explained conditions well (301)
  • Staff friendliness (300)
What could be improved
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  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (8)
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Dr Yunis is personable physician. He is one of the top surgeons in his field. I know people who have been fortunate to have him as their surgeon. They highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Great Surgeon – Feb 24, 2021
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Yes, I felt he was very informative and caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Mary – Feb 24, 2021
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My experience in your office was very pleasant. I was treated kindly by everyone, and my wait time was very good. Thank you for seeing me in a timely manner.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Feb 19, 2021
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Yes, extremely knowledgeable in this field and easy to work with.
What went well
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  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Gary Stevens – Feb 19, 2021
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Great Doctor. Great Staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Tom Sheridan – Feb 19, 2021
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Very friendly efficient and thorough
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 17, 2021
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I saw the doctor and his nurse and they both took as much time needed for me to understand the procedure I will need.no long wait to see the doctor. Everything went very well. Couldn't have asked for a better experience!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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William martin – Feb 17, 2021
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Doctor Yunis and his entire staff are caring and excellent at their profession - from my very first consultation 3 years ago to post-op follow up visit. If you’re looking for the “gold standard” for hernia repair, you owe it to yourself to consult with Dr. Yunis.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mike S – Feb 17, 2021
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The office visit was very relaxed. Dr Yunis set my mind at ease and answered my questions satisfactorily. I am hope the surgery is as successful as the pre op visit.
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Tennessee – Feb 16, 2021
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Always informative- they’re the best!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 10, 2021
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Friendly greeting, we’ll like to meet Dr Yunis next time.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Explained conditions well
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Jose Fernandez – Feb 06, 2021
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Very information, takes time to explain and answer questions. Surgical results outstanding
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nicholas DEMASI – Feb 06, 2021
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Checkup after my surgery.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Linda – Feb 03, 2021
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Excellent
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 03, 2021
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Doctor Yunis is experienced, confident and extremely capable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Jan 28, 2021
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Very efficient and answers question very well
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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John M – Jan 27, 2021
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Professional, prompt staff. Courteous. Knowledgeable
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Jan 27, 2021
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Absolutely, he’s the doctor around here if you need any kind of hernia surgery done. Have known this for 30 years, finally got the chance to use him for myself. What I have always known to be true ,is true. He did a wonderful job. Trust me, I know.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nicholas piscitelli – Jan 27, 2021
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Dr Yunis explained all of my options and answered my questions.in a very professional and caring matter. Office staff was pleasant as well
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Paul J Emmer – Jan 27, 2021
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I feel so fortunate to have Dr. yunis as my surgeon I’ve been suffering for almost a decade with this hernia and the confidence that I have in the doctor is unprecedented in my lifetime he is a dedicated and skilled surgeon that has devoted his life to helping those of us in need thank you so much.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Timothy Ryan – Jan 23, 2021
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Yunis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yunis treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Inguinal Hernia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yunis treats Inguinal Hernia more than 100% of his peers

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

Hernia Repair
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yunis performs Hernia Repair more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Yunis' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bone Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • 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
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • 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
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Hernia Procedures
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Care Philosophy

My practice is dedicated to hernia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction. We emphasize a customized approach in order to provide comfortable and durable...Read more

Biography

Dr Yunis grew up as the son of a prominent physician, Stuart L Yunis MD, in Long Island, New York.  He had early exposure to the importance of...Read more

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1992
State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
Fellowship Hospital
1990
State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
Residency Hospital
1986
SUNY Stony Brook U Hosp
Internship Hospital
1985
SUNY Upstate Medical Center
Medical School
1981
Vassar College
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Physicians Excel Award, July 2005

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Does Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Yunis frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Inguinal Hernia, and Hernia Repair. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Yunis treats.

Where is Dr. Jonathan Yunis, MD's office located?

Dr. Yunis' office is located at 1435 S Osprey Ave Ste 201, Sarasota, FL 34239. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota

Sarasota, FL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Sarasota Memorial Hospital

Sarasota, FL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received