Dr. Mark Couture, MD

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Dr. Mark Couture, MD

General Surgery | Male

Gastonia Surgical Associates 2544 Court Dr Ste H, Gastonia, NC 28054 Get Directions
(704) 864-7821

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Dr. Couture specializes in General Surgery and practices in Gastonia, NC. He practices at 1 location.

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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Empyema
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Hyperparathyroidism
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pyloric Stenosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Varicose Veins
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • 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
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Orchiectomy
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Segmentectomy, Open
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
      • Wound Repair

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        McGill University Faculty Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1974

      • Internship Hospital
        University Va Hospital

        Completed in 1975

      • Residency Hospital
        University Va Hospital

        Completed in 1979

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Tex MD Anderson Hospital Tumo

        Completed in 1985

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Couture's Office & Staff

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      Experience with Dr. Couture

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients