Dr. Lindy Hruska, MD

Dr. Lindy Hruska, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Lindy Hruska, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

621 S New Ballas Rd Ste 7011B

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 251-6840

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
normal
more than 5% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 5% of peers
Appendicitis
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Hruska'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hruska does not have any board certifications listed.

30  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hruska has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hruska has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hruska's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hruska to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Hruska's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Hruska has the best bedside manner I have ever experienced with a surgeon. She cares, she listens, and she takes time to explain procedures and options. She is an expert in her field with the best reviews from nurses and colleagues alike. So thankful to have her as part of my medical cancer...more
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Dr Lindy Hruska is an outstanding surgeon. She successfully performed a robotic, laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. Her bed side manner is a perfect balance of caring, information, empathy and skill. She gives you confidence throughout the experience. Dr Hruska works closely with you from the...more
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Lindy was the breast surgeon for my wife's double mastectomy. She came into the room at our first meeting and confidence and compassion was immediately felt by us. in our meeting she said "let's take care of this and get it behind us." She promised to take good care, gave my wife a terrific smile...more
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I had an infection that needed to be drained and treated immediately. My primary doctor sent me to Dr. Hruska. She met me within 5 minutes of getting to her office , performed the procedure needed, which turned out to be pretty involved, and explained to my wife and I how to treat the wound and...more
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Dr. Hruska repaired a hernia for me. Dr. Hruska and the staff at Mercy were great.
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