Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD

Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Kenneth Meredith, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in surgical oncology and general surgery.Read his story

1540 S Tamiami Trl Ste 305

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

See how frequently Dr. Meredith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Meredith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Meredith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Meredith "The SMH Gastrointestinal Cancer Specialty Program is led by Medical Director Dr. Kenneth Meredith, an internationally recognized robotic GI oncology surgeon and a pioneer in minimally invasive and robotic techniques for treating GI cancers. Dr. Meredith specializes in surgical treatments for hepatopancreaticobiliary, esophageal, and other GI malignancies."

2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • 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 Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Meredith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (6)

Dr. Meredith is top in his field for a very good reason.... He takes his patients and their surgical procedures very seriously. He and his group, explain the situation, why surgery; offering the options, pros & cons to allow for an informed, educated and confident decision process. The office...more
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In all my years I have never experienced a Doctor and staff that is so amazing Dr Meredith has consistently shown such care, And has been there every step of the way for us. He performed an 8 hour surgery, saved my husbands life and is still on top of everything How LUCKY are we to have him in...more
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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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Dr. Meredith was very well versed in his specialty and set our family at ease during our difficult time.
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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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