Dr. Osvaldo Contarini, MD

Dr. Osvaldo Contarini, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Osvaldo Contarini, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Bologna / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

3636 University Blvd S Ste B

Jacksonville, FL 32216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Obstruction
more than 85% of peers
Appendectomy, Open
more than 70% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 68% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

107  Conditions Treated


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47  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Amputation
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bowel Resection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture Care
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Bologna / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • University of Bologna / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Jacksonville Hosp Ed Pgrm
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University of Bologna / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Jacksonville Hosp Ed Pgrm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University of Bologna / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Author of "A Dream Come True and More",
Media & Publications

Dr. Contarini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Contarini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Contarini to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Contarini'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 (1)

I was bit of a wait but I did get in their with him I told him about my problem and he told em the best option...I ended you getting it removed that day he was very honest...I got scared and started crying he tryed to lighten the mood and then he numbed the area very well i didnt feel anything at...more
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