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Dr. Paul Tender, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Tender

Carle Foundation Physicians Svs

200 Lerna Rd S Mattoon, IL 61938

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Dr. Paul Tender, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mattoon, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.


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(217) 258-5900

Dr. Tender accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Coventry Health Care
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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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high

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Tender, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mattoon, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and colorectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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