Dr. Matthew Ficenec, MD

Dr. Matthew Ficenec, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Matthew Ficenec, MD is a general surgery specialist in Corpus Christi, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1996 and specializes in general surgery.

1224 3rd St Ste 8

Corpus Christi, TX 78404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ficenec's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ficenec performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ficenec performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ficenec performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ficenec performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ficenec treats Umbilical Hernia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ficenec treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ficenec'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 or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
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)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Matthew Ficenec, MD is a general surgery specialist in Corpus Christi, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1996 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Phoenix Integrated Surg Res
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 2001
    Phoenix Integrated Surg Res
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ficenec's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ficenec

4.8

Based on 23 reviews

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1 Star
4.3478260869565215%
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Went to Dr. Ficenec for hernia exam and consultation . I found him to be very professional in his interaction with me. He took the time and listened to my concerns, answered all my questions and explained the problem and surgery repair process in great detail. His staff at the hospital was very...Read More
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Dr. Ficenec is caring and easy to communicate with. He gave me peace about facing breast cancer. He is willing to talk out concerns prior to procedures. I trust him. He has a great staff as well.
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Answers questions, explains procedures, and possible complications. Orders necessary tests, schedules surgery quickly. Clean, neat, precise. Very difficult to find in Corpus Christi.
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Took my concerns to heart and got right on top of my case. Things could have turned very badly, but he was skilled and able to recognize that there was a problem and it was just a story. I trust this surgeon completely.
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He was my surgeon two weeks ago. He was skilled. I recovored without complications rapidly.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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