Dr. Michael Tekulve, MD

Dr. Michael Tekulve, MD

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Age 42
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Dr. Michael Tekulve, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in general surgery.

1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste B355

Lexington, KY 40504

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Centene
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Dr. Tekulve's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Incisional Hernia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekulve treats Incisional Hernia more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Tekulve treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekulve treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Tekulve treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tekulve performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Tekulve performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Tekulve's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
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)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Tekulve, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1998
    University Of South Alabama
    Undergraduate School
    1998

Awards

Dr. Tekulve's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tekulve

3.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
14.285714285714286%
(2)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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Dr. Tekulve removed a lymph node from my daughter's armpit. He said the lab results would be back in about 7 days, but it is day 14 and still no lab results. The nurse in his office does not return phone calls in a timely manner. No one is giving us any information. Dr Tekulve said he thought...Read More
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Dr. Tekulve did a great job on my ventral hernia (with 2 additional navel hernias. His explanation of the options was complete and his suggestion to use an incision rather than arthroscopic was correct. I followed his suggested recovery plan and, was off pain meds within 60 hours and back to...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Centene
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Principal Financial Group
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Sagamore Plus
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