Dr. Paul Tender, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Tender
Accepting new patients

Carle Foundation Physicians Svs

200 Lerna Rd S Mattoon, IL 72903

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Dr. Paul Tender, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Mattoon, IL and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Carle Foundation Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tender to book an appointment.


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Dr. Tender accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Tender's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tender treats Anal Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Tender treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tender performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tender performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tender treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Tender treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Tender's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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Biography

Dr. Paul Tender, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Mattoon, IL and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Carle Foundation Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tender to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Carle Fndn Hospital
Residency Hospital
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Carle Foundation Physicians Svs

Dr. Randall S. Beallis, DO200 Lerna Rd S Mattoon, IL 72903
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Carle Foundation Hospital

Urbana, IL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)