Dr. Kevin Palmer, MD

Dr. Kevin Palmer, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Kevin Palmer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooksville, FL. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

West Coast Surgical Associates

11373 Cortez Blvd Ste 201

Brooksville, FL 34613
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims Found
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. Palmer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Palmer performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Vascular Disease more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 28% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Palmer's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Surgery
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Breast Cancer
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Crohn's Disease
Cystic Fibrosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Gallbladder Removal
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Surgery
Lung Surgery
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Microsurgical Procedure
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Skin Cancer
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Board certified physician serving Hernando county.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of California
    Residency Hospital
  • University of California
    Internship Hospital
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Medical School

Dr. Palmer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Palmer

4.7

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
92%
(23)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
8%
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Dr. Palmer's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I had gallbladder surgery and can't say enough about Dr. Palmer and his staff. Dr. Palmer's staff have been very personal and caring and take time to get to know you as a person, answering any questions. Dr. Palmer is very professional and takes the time to explain the surgery and recovery....Read More
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Dr. Palmer came very highly recommended and i was not disappointed at all! His bedside manners were exemplary and skill were just outstanding. I would not hesitate to highly recommend him if he should meet your requirements for surgery. Not just Dr. Palmer, his entire staff were very...Read More
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Very professional, knowledgeable, and attention to detail......a great doctor
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Dr. Palmer performed a mastectomy on me, as well as my chemo port placement. He is wondeful, kind, and very thorough. I appreciate everything he has done for me, including finding me an amazing oncologist to partner up with against the monster that is cancer. His office staff treated me as if I was...Read More
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Dr. Palmer removed my gallbladder with DaVinci robotic assisted surgery on March 1, 2016 at Oak Hill Hospital. He provided me with excellent care, before, during and after the surgery. I specifically appreciated his knowledge, kindness, confidence and experience. He explained the entire surgery...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Oak Hill Hospital

Brooksville, FL