Dr. Michael Schweitzer, MD

Dr. Michael Schweitzer, MD

General Surgery | Male | 51 years old

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Dr. Schweitzer specializes in General Surgery and practices in Lutherville Timonium, MD. He practices at 2 locations.

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4.4
based on 25 total surveys (8 with reviews)
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in Chicago, IL |
The staff were great and the surgeon took excellent care of me.
in Sun City, CA |
I fly into Baltimore to see Dr. Schweitzer for bypass surgery. I am happy I did! My surgery went very well and I happy to say I am home and doing great!!
in Miami, FL |
He is an awesome surgeon with a wonderful staff that will help you both before the surgery and afterwards. I will be sending my friends to see him.
in north bethesda,MD |
he's not responsible about patients
in New York, NY |
I went for a 2nd opinion and decided to stay with Dr Schweitzer. My surgery went great! His staff took great care of me. I am able to email him and his staff using their computer system. I have already sent family members to him.
in New York, NY |
I was very happy with the care I received from the surgeon and his team!
in Seattle, WA |
I had a lot of scar tissue that Dr Schweitzer had to deal with from previous surgeries. My surgery went great!
in New York, NY |
He saved my life!
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  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Why It Matters: Dr. Schweitzer's Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Diverticulosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Case Western Reserve Integrated General Surgery Program

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Case Western Res University

    Completed in 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair