Dr. Mario Cerame, MD

Dr. Mario Cerame, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Mario Cerame, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Hilton Head Island, SC and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Roma-La Sapienza / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery in 1981 and specializes in critical care surgery.Read his story

14 Fuller Pointe Dr

Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Contact Information

(800) 930-0748

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Cerame's Experience

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Dr. Cerame's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Cerame's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cerame "I am a Master Surgeon (formerly called General Surgeon) of 30 years, who was broadly trained across the spectrum of general surgery and have maintained these skills throughout my career. I started my practice as a partner in a private practice but made a location change in 2004 wherein I shifted to the employment model. This gave me an opportunity to focus my attention on patient care and less on the business aspects of private practice. I have recently slowed down to spend time with my grandkids. I fill in for other general surgeons who need some time off and want their patients to have the best possible care in their absence."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cerame "My desire is to help individuals with surgical illnesses heal themselves through the use of my specialty.

It is my goal to treat my patients the way I would want to be teated."

1  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Surgical Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Cornell U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Roma-La Sapienza / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Highland Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • St Elizabeth
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cerame has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cerame's Reviews

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7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Cerame'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 (1)

We finally met Dr. Cerame. We had heard so much about him from other friends. He was everything they said. He took the time to ask questions, and the questions really made me know that he knew what he was talking about. He let us know what he recommended and spent no time getting down to fixing...more
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