Dr. Marco Canulla, MD

Dr. Marco Canulla, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Marco Canulla, MD is a general surgery specialist in Litchfield Park, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in general surgery and minimally invasive surgery.

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14044 W Camelback Rd Ste 118

Litchfield Park, AZ 85340
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Bridgeway Health Solutions
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • Humana

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Ventral Hernia
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Stomach Surgery
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

48  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Hendix College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Maricopa Integrated Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Marco Canulla, MD
Doctor Canulla in my opinion is a very compassionate surgeon ,caring and very skilled ,he listened to me and talked with me about my needed procedure. Hurnia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction,Im thankful I found him.
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M Johnson in AZ – Jul 30, 2018
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Amazing surgeon! He will make you feel as if you have known him years! Will answer any question with great details, and honesty! I would refer anyone to!
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Jamie in Peoria, AZ – Apr 25, 2017
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I'm a tough patient, Ex-engineer, Retired computer guy, Self-employed over 30 years. I have to have professional confidence in ANY person with whom I "do business". Dr. Canulla meets all my requirements. Easy to talk to, easy to listen to, very clear in not only what he thinks, but why as well,...Read More
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Phoenix, AZ – Oct 27, 2016
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So glad to have been able to meet Dr. Canulla and his staff. Dr. Canulla was able to take care of the medical problems that I have been experiencing. Very caring person and his staff was great at getting back to me and advising me of my care every step of the way. Thanks again for the care that was...Read More
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Angela J in Goodyear, AZ – Oct 04, 2016
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What a wonderful experience to have Dr Canulla as my surgeon. I experienced sharp radiating pain in my chest after many tests it was found to be a gallbladder issue. I had no less than 5 physicians look at me and he was the best. Kind, considerate, compassion are just a few words to describe...Read More
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John in Chandler, AZ – Sep 12, 2016
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