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Dr. Peter Abt, MD

Transplant Surgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Abt

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

3400 Spruce St Fl 1 Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Dr. Peter Abt, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1994 and specializes in transplant surgery and general surgery.


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(215) 662-2094

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Dr. Abt's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Abt, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1994 and specializes in transplant surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Dartmouth College
Medical School
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Performed a flawless 9 hour double nephrectomy and kidney transplant surgery for me. Inspired confidence in my well-being and was assuring of a good outcome which calmed my anxiety greatly.
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Very caring , explains the operation , tells the positive and negative of your operation and his bed side manner is excellent. In my eyes he loves to make people well. He will do everything he can to better your quality of life. I am a liver transplant patient who was walking the halls after 4 days...THANK YOU DR.ABT, WILL EVANS
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