Dr. Mikel Prieto, MD

Dr. Mikel Prieto, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Mikel Prieto, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in general surgery.

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200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Prieto's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto performs Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Nephrectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Pediatric Heart Transplants
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Renal Transplant
Kidney Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto performs Kidney Surgery more than 98% of his peers

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

Incisional Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Incisional Hernia more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Prieto's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Open
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mikel Prieto, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Lahey Clin
Residency Hospital
1994
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Residency Hospital
1993
University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Internship Hospital
1984
University of The Basque Country
Medical School
1999
1998
1994
1993
1984

Awards

Dr. Prieto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prieto

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(3)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(1)

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  • Staff friendliness
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I can not comprehend how ANYONE would not give this man a 10 star rating , if available. This man is a pioneer with the expertise of kidney transplant, double nephrectomy by laparoscopic AT time of transplant. 1 surgery and that is it. He truly is amazing. He is such a pleasant man, so easy to...Read More
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phenomenal!!!!!! excellent manner, made me feel at ease with complete trust, on top of everything. I had bilateral nephrectomy, hernia repair, kidney implant and intestinal blockage in 2016, having never been to Mayo Clinic before I had no idea who would be performing these surgeries. I could...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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