Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD

Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ben-Gurion University Of The Negev, Ben Gurion University Of The Negev in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

5659 E Grant Rd

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 731-3317

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Twena's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carotid Artery Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twena treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Twena treats this condition more than 44% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Ventral Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twena treats Ventral Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Twena treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twena treats Inguinal Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Twena treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Twena's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Gallbladder Diseases
Inguinal Hernia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Parathyroid Adenoma
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Robotic Assisted Procedure
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Mass
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Ben-Gurion University Of The Negev, Ben Gurion University Of The Negev in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
Union Mem Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Ben-Gurion University Of The Negev, Ben Gurion University Of The Negev
Medical School
1990

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Twena's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Twena

4.1

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
0%
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1 Star
20%
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I drove 2 hours to try to get some competent healthcare because it is difficult in the small town I live in and it was one of the worse doctor/patient encounters I've ever had. Dr Twena was over 45 minutes late for my appointment, and I was 20 minutes early. I have been in pain for over a year now...Read More
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He wants to cut on you! My wife was experiencing stomach problems and was in the hospital. Twena happened to be on duty and came into the room. He said that although the CT scan was unclear, he believed that her appendix would have to be removed or perhaps even her whole colon would have to be...Read More
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Dr. Twena has taken care of 4 generations of my family starting with my mom. He has seen many members of my family. He is a terrific surgeon and a wonderful person. I am very glad that our paths crossed. Thank you for everything Dr.Twena!
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Very nice man.no complaints
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I was treated like an idiot on the phones with staff. No one returned my calls and no calls to check on me after surgery. Minimal instructions. Staff sounds unfriendly and robotic. I felt as if I was to be shamed for even calling.
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