Dr. Mokenge Malafa, MD

Dr. Mokenge Malafa, MD

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Dr. Mokenge Malafa, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

(813) 745-4673

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Malafa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malafa treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Malafa treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Lung Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malafa performs Lung Surgery more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Malafa performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Secondary Malignancies
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malafa treats Secondary Malignancies more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Malafa treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Malafa's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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 Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsillitis
Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mokenge Malafa, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    City Of Hope National Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    Medical College Of Ohio
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1987
    Medical College Of Ohio
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Malafa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Malafa

4.6

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1997 and Dr Malafa did my surgeries. On October 6th I will celebrate 21 years cancer free and I owe it all to Dr Malafa. Thank you so much Karolyn Seales Springfield, Il.
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5/04 he removed a schwanomma tumor off my L2 nerve root leaving my entire right abdominal wall paralyzed. It took him 3 yrs to tell me it was low grade cancer and promised to find out what happened, he never did. My life has been painful but I'm surviving despite the damage left behind.
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Very honest, caring, intelligent professional man. Genuinely cares and very clear in his care/surgery plan for my husbands recent Whipple procedure on 10/12/16 Evertine we spoke to about Dr Malafa has nothing but great respect and praises for him, including my husband and I He is the BEST!!! Thank...Read More
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Humana
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