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Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD

Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 75


Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 50 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(313) 916-2600

Dr. Sawhney accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Sawhney's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wound Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawhney performs Wound Repair more than 98% of his peers

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

Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawhney treats Appendicitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sawhney treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawhney performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Sawhney performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Sawhney's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paracentesis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 50 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1973
Wayne State U Affil Hosp
Residency Hospital
1970
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
Dc General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1968
Ellis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1965
Rajendra Mc Bihar U
Medical School
1973
1970
1969
1968
1965

Awards

Dr. Sawhney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sawhney

3.8

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(4)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(1)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Sawhney's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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Very caring dr. Takes the time to explain conditions Does not rush to surgery.
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