Dr. Peter W. Bossart, MD

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Dr. Peter W. Bossart, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male

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Dr. Bossart specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery and practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Bossart accepts 39 insurance carriers

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      39 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Altius Health Plans
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Assurant Health
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • CareOregon
      • CareSource
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • Community Health Choice
      • CoreSource
      • Coventry Health Care
      • Delta Health System
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Health Net
      • HealthPlus
      • HealthPlus Amerigroup
      • HealthSmart
      • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
      • Humana
      • Husky Health
      • inHealth
      • INTotal Health
      • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
      • Medica
      • Medicaid
      • Medical Mutual of Ohio
      • MetLife
      • Midwest Health Plan
      • Molina Healthcare
      • MultiPlan
      • Peach State Health Plan
      • SelectHealth
      • Simply Healthcare Plans
      • Staywell (Wellcare)
      • Tricare
      • TriWest Champus
      • UnitedHealthCare
      • Wellcare of Georgia

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      3.7 based on 9 responses
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      • Staff
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      Experience with Dr. Bossart
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (9)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (9)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (9)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (9)
      Dr. Bossart's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (9)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (9)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (9)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (9)
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      Excellent choice for hemorroidectomy.
      I had Hemmorhoids that had been bleeding for quite some time so my doctor referred me to Dr. Bossart. I wished I had never gone! He took care of the Hemmorhoids but without ANY anesthetic of any kind & I was in terrible pain! I told him I was about to pass out but he kept going. After he finished I had to wait to walk until I had myself back under control, as I kept feeling like I was going to pass out & crying. I cried the whole way home, 100 miles away! Worst experience ever!!
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      Specialties

      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Bossart's Board Certifications

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      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abscess
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anal Fistula
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Anal Prolapse
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colon Polyp
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diverticulitis
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Rectovaginal Fistula
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis

      Procedures Performed

      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Destruction of Anal Tumor
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • 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)
      • Sphincterotomy

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        Malpractice Claims not available

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark

        Graduated in 1983

      • Internship Hospital
        St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Residency Hospital
        St Luke's Roosevelt Hosp

        Completed in 1988

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Ferguson Colon/Rectal Hosp

        Completed in 1989

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Utah

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Bossart's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Bossart's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Bossart

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients