Dr. Joseph G. Demeter, MD

Dr. Joseph G. Demeter, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o
16 reviews

Accepting new patients

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • Health Span
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health

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Patient Testimonials

The staff was very kind and helpful. Dr. Demeter is an experienced surgeon. I felt very comfortable and at home with everyone here. I was quickly attended to at every visit.

Friendly environment. Very customer "patient" oriented. Encourages questions, offers direct explanations.

Dr. Demeter is a very nice and very friendly. I couldn't ask for any better treatment from all the staff. They made you feel like they have known you their whole life. Thank you all, for a great experience.

Personal Bio

Dr. Joseph Demeter is a Phlebologist serving Springfield and Dayton areas for more than 24 years. Dr. Demeter is experienced...Read more

Dr. Demeter's Experience

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Dr. Demeter's Reviews

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4.8
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Dr. Demeter'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Demeter says...

Dr. Joseph Demeter is a Phlebologist serving Springfield and Dayton areas for more than 24 years. Dr. Demeter is experienced in Varicose Vein Treatment and General, Laparoscopic, and Vascular Surgery. He is also a professional member of the Ohio State Medical Association and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Professional Associations

  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Ohio State Medical Association

Awards

  • Upjohn Achievement Award for Excellence in the Clinical Arts and Outstanding Personal Qualities

Specialties

  • Varicose Vein Treatment
  • General, Laparoscopic, and Vascular Surgery

Dr. Demeter says...

  • Spider Vein Treatment/Sclerotherapy
  • Biopsy and Removal of Skin lesions/skin cancers.
  • Removal of Subcutaneous masses/cysts.
  • Hernia Repair—Inguinal, Ventral, Umbilical, Open and
  • Laparoscopic
  • Breast Disease and Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid Surgery
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
  • (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Varicose Vein Disease

Dr. Demeter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Cincinnati / Main Campus

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    University Louisville Hospital

    Completed in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Loyola University Med Center

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Dayton

    Graduated in 1983

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vein Treatment
  • Wound Repair