Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD

Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Mordechai Twena, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 28 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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Carotid Artery Disease
more than 74% of peers
Varicose Veins
more than 38% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
more than 5% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Twena has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Twena's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Twena to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Twena's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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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