Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD

Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
76 y/o
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Dr. Krishna Sawhney, MD is a general surgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 50 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Henry Ford Medical Group

3031 W Grand Blvd

Detroit, MI 48202
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

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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

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Dr. Sawhney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sawhney

3.8

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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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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Very caring dr. Takes the time to explain conditions Does not rush to surgery.
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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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