Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD

Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD

Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(14)
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Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD is a surgical oncology doctor who practices in Sarasota, FL. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

1950 Arlington St Ste 101

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

(941) 917-3400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Stomach Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance

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

  • Western Kentucky University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meredith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meredith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meredith to family and friends
3.7
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

Dr. Meredith's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Sarasota, FL |
My husband was one of Dr. Meredith’s first patient since he came to SMH. He spent so much time with us explaining what to expect. He had his esophagogectomy Feb 2015 and has done remarkably well since. Michelle has always been delightful to deal with when setting up appointments. We think the...more
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Sarasota, FL |
Dr. Meredith was very well versed in his specialty and set our family at ease during our difficult time.
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Sarasota, FL |
Dr. Meredith is very gifted at what he does. Husband bedside manner is wonderful. My mother and I left his office feeling in good hands. Then his office staff came into the picture. They are horrible. Don't return calls, rude, cancel appointments without telling you, act annoyed when you call with...more
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We care about our patients' experience and their health and strive to take care of all their needs while under our care. We welcome patient feedback and the opportunity to address any outstanding issues or...more
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in Sarasota, FL |
Dr. Meredith performed a total gastrectomy on me Oct. 4. I was seen 2 weeks after I came home from the hospital to remove my tubes and they refuse to see me again. There has never been a follow up appointment scheduled and no direction on where to go. I am unable to swallow food, unable to absorb...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Meredith accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Meredith has admitting privileges

Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239
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