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Dr. Monica Gustafson, MD

General Surgery ·  Female · Age 44

Dr. Gustafson

Dr. Monica Gustafson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from University Of Arizona in 2007 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Gustafson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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Dr. Gustafson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Gustafson treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Gustafson performs this procedure more than 77% of her peers

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Gustafson performs this procedure more than 75% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Gustafson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Tumor
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • 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)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Monica Gustafson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from University Of Arizona in 2007 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2014
St Francis Hosp & Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2013
University Of Arizona
Residency Hospital
2007
University Of Arizona
Medical School
1997
University Of Arizona
Undergraduate School
2014
2013
2007
1997

Awards

Dr. Gustafson's Reviews

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Gustafson is a very compassionate surgeon. She demonstrated her expertise by her thorough explanation of what she did with our patient after surgery. Throughout the hospitalization at the Tucson Med Center, Dr. Gustafson was very attentive. She took time to speak with the patient's relatives and...Read More
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