Dr. Michael Snyder, MD

Dr. Michael Snyder, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  |  
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54 y/o
(55)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Snyder, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Denver, CO. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

Denver Center for Bariatric Surgery

4600 Hale Pkwy Ste 340

Denver, CO 80220
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Snyder "Dr. Snyder's weight loss surgery training is both comprehensive and methodical. He believes that  in the appropriate patient  the surgical treatment of morbid obesity is the essential therapy that can cure a myriad of ills."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Generalized Obesity
  • Hernia
  • Hypertension
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Obesity
  • Overweight
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Surgical Weight Loss
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Weight Gain
  • Weight Loss
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Procedures

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Revision Surgery
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Weight Loss Management

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Preceptorship
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Snyder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Snyder does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Snyder and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Rose Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Bariatric Surgery

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Dr. Snyder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Snyder to family and friends
4.6
based on 55 total reviews (24 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Snyder'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

in Brighton, CO |
Dr. Snyder would be the first physician I would recommend to any family member or friend looking to make a healthy lifestyle change. He was fantastic when we first met. I was just exploring my options and he was thorough, thoughtful, and directly to the point. He has created an office staff like no...more
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Douglas, WY |
Would definitely recommend Dr. Snyder to family and friends. Felt very comfortable letting him know my questions and concerns, he is very easy to talk to and explains your procedure in easy to understand terms. Very happy to have found him!
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Castle Rock, CO |
Beyond excellent. Dr Snyder's competence, humble approach to his inherent talents, and expertise have changed my life entirely. I am eternally grateful to this man and his team.
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in Ohio |
Dr Snyder has an ability to be able to connect with people. His passion to help people and make a difference is evident from Day one. I am from out of state and took a 2.5 hour plane ride for my first appointment. I was not disappointed and would do it again in a heartbeat. The office staff is...more
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in Cheyenne, WY |
Dr. Snyder is kind and personable. He recognized my situation right away and had me scheduled for surgery within a week. His offices have a calming atmosphere and all staff are courteous and polite. Dr. Snyder listens intently and supports his patient from beginning to end of your experience.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Snyder accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
    Blue Preferred Select
    Federal Employee Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
    Tricare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Options POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Select Plus POS
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare POS
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Snyder has admitting privileges

Rose Medical Center
4567 E 9th Ave
Denver, CO 80220
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