Dr. Meshach Heenatigala, MD

Dr. Meshach Heenatigala, MD

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Dr. Meshach Heenatigala, MD is a general surgery specialist in Port St Lucie, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 2011 and specializes in general surgery, gastroenterology, and more.Read his story

293 NW Peacock Blvd Ste 202

Port St Lucie, FL 34986

Contact Information

(772) 335-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
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Dr. Heenatigala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heenatigala treats Abscess more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Heenatigala treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heenatigala treats Abdominal Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Heenatigala treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heenatigala treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Heenatigala treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Heenatigala's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autoimmune Diseases
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Barrett's Esophagus
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Birthmark
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Cirrhosis
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecomastia
Gynecomastia Repair
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heartburn
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Kidney Cancer
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Laryngeal Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Cancer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Malnutrition
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Oral Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatitis
Paracentesis
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Reflux Esophagitis
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)
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Unexplained Weight Loss
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Vomiting Disorders
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Meshach Heenatigala completed a rural track surgical residency at York Hospital a level I trauma center in York, PA in 2016. He completed his medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and his bachelor's in chemical engineering at Col...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

York Hospital
Residency Hospital
2011
A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
Medical School
Columbia Univeristy
Undergraduate School
2011

Awards

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To all you extremely fortunate patients who have Dr. Heenatigala you are so blessed. He is the most incredible doctor and person you will ever have taking care of your medical and surgical needs. Dr. H is one in a million! He had taken care of me and my husband in Maryland and we felt so safe...Read More
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Very kind and honest man who made me feel at ease throughout the entire process. Excellent surgeon. Would recommend to all family and friends.
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Incredible doctor and surgeon. Very down to earth and understanding.
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Very thorough, caring Surgeon who spent time with me & my family to understand the situation, explain multiple options & answer all our questions on a complex procedure. I felt instantly comfortable with this young Surgeon & he's an Engineering/Med School grad from Columbia University, an Ivy...Read More
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Excellent! Highly Recommend.
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