Dr. Peter Bechtel, MD

Dr. Peter Bechtel, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Peter Bechtel, MD is a general surgery specialist in Anderson, SC and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from FL STATE UNIV COLL OF MED in 2008 and specializes in general surgery.

2000 E Greenville St Ste 2500

Anderson, SC 29621

Contact Information

(864) 224-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bechtel does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

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50  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Bechtel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bechtel to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Bechtel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Very good doctor, left no questions unanswered and if I needed surgery again id request Dr Bechtel be my dr.
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Did routine colonoscopy, said had in-growing polyp, suggests 8 inches of intestines removed. 2nd opinion, 2nd Dr, no polyp, do again in 1 yr. 3rd colonoscopy, no polyp. I believe in prayer but he would have removed good intestine at a great expense and recovery to me for no reason except to...more
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Stay far away! He is arrogant and really caused harm to my daughter. He butchered her abdomen then told her she was lazy and it was all in her head when she told him something was wrong. Turns out she had bleeding in her belly that he caused Her hemoglobin to drop from 13 to 6 causing her to need a...more
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