Dr. Kevin Geffe, DO

Dr. Kevin Geffe, DO

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(12)
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Dr. Kevin Geffe, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Middletown, DE. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 5 years.Read his story

124 Sleepy Hollow Dr Ste 201

Middletown, DE 19709

Contact Information

(302) 449-9660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ulcer
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 77% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Dr. Geffe's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Geffe "Kevin T.C. Geffe, D.O. is a graduate of the University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Geffe completed his residency in General Surgery at Christiana Care Health Services (CCHS). Dr. Geffe furthered his training by doing a fellowship in Trauma Surgery and Surgical ICU care at CCHS in Newark. During his time in surgical training and fellowship, Dr. Geffe performed over a 1,000 operations, trained in advanced laparoscopic surgeries, cared for emergency room patients who needed emergency surgery, and managed multiple wounds both simple and complex with conser-vative medical therapy and/or surgical repair. During his post graduate training, Dr. Geffe was recognized by his peers for his excellence in diagnostic and therapeutic strategies, surgical techniques and his exemplary rap-port with patients and their families. Dr. Geffe has received numerous awards and recognition for his outstanding surgical work with trauma patients as well as his commitment to excellence in patient centered care. In addition, Dr. Geffe has writ-ten multiple articles and has lectured both locally and nationally on surgically related topics such as traumatic brain injury, pediatric burn injuries and more. Dr. Geffe's true passion in life, however, is that of being a dad and raising his two sons."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Geffe "Diamond State Surgical Associates, we improve the quality of our patients' lives through comprehensive diagnostics, superior surgical treatment, and compassionate care provided by a highly trained and dedicated team. We build lasting relationships with our patients and work with their primary care physician to develop the best treatment plan."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Other
  • Surgery
  • Therapy Endoscopy
  • Trauma Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Geffe does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Colon Mass
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Diseases
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Other (9/19/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Dr. Kevin T. C. Geffe; License #C2-0010031; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Violation of 24 Del. C. Sections 1731 (b)(19) ACTION TAKEN: Probation; Other Terms and Conditions.
    State: Delaware
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • St Louis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Christiana Hlth Care Systems
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Christiana Care Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Christiana Care Hlth System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Geffe has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Geffe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Geffe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Geffe to family and friends
4.0
based on 12 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Geffe's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Wilmington, DE |
Dr. Geffe is Fantastic. He is 100% the Best, Awesome Bedside Manner and it shows he cares about his patients. He and his Staff are on Top of their Game ! I Will and have recommended to Friends and Family. Kellie Glynn
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in Smyrna, DE |
Dr. Geffe is an excellent surgeon. I Will always remember what he said. He said "the man above is the only one who really knows - "I am just a tool in his hands". That gave me a peace of mind. I knew my mother was in good hands. I want to say thank you Dr Geffe.
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in Dover, DE |
My sister was very sick, he came in was very courteous and put us all all at ease. He told us everything that he was going to do beforehand, and gave us multiple options and let us know what he thought would be best in his professional opinion. After the experience we have referred our father and...more
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Newark, DE |
One of the most respectable doctors around. Always takes great care of his patients needs. Dr Geffe goes above and beyond for my husband. His staff Is very friendly. Dr Geffe is very smart and does his very best for his patients. Would highly recommend Dr. Geffe.
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in Dover, DE |
I saw Dr. Geffe at Bayhealth Kent General and had gall bladder surgery. I think that he is wonderful and everything went as he had said. I would go back to him for any surgical procedure in a New York minute; he clearly knows what he is doing and he does it well. He is also very nice and he is...more
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Dr. Geffe accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
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  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Advance EPO
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Geffe has admitting privileges

Bayhealth Kent General Hospital
640 S State St
Dover, DE 19901
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