Dr. Peter Sarantos, MD

Dr. Peter Sarantos, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o
(22)

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Dr. Peter Sarantos, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

Surgical Group of Gainesville

1143 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sarantos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarantos performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Sarantos performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarantos treats Obesity more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sarantos treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sarantos performs Stomach Surgery more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Sarantos performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Sarantos' conditions and procedures:

Advanced Robotic Surgery
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Fibroadenoma
Colon Cancer
Colon Polyp
Diverticulitis
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gastrectomy
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Melanoma
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Pancreatitis
Rectal Cancer
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sebaceous Cysts
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore formed a surgical team. This team approach prevails today as our team of eight surgeons provides care for the greater Gainesville and North Central Florida area. Take comfort in knowing that our doctors will spend whatever time is necessary to provide you with state of the art surgical care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Education

Univresity - Florida
Fellowship Hospital
University of Florida
Residency Hospital
University of Florida
Internship Hospital
1989
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Loyola College
Undergraduate School
1989

Languages

  • Greek
  • English

Dr. Sarantos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sarantos

4.3

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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My wife and I have used Dr. Sarentos for various types of operation and he very caring about his Patients and explains to you what will be done and what to expect.
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I have had an Inguinal Hernia Repair Surgery as an outpatient at North Fl Regional Med. Ctr. in Gainesville, FL. I make this comment only 24 hours after this procedure, to thank Dr. Serranto for a work well-done and also to emphasize his professionalism, his positive attitude and most of all, the...Read More
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I had a recent hernia surgery as outpatient . I am can say I am really pleased with the results. Dr Sarantos is very professional. he explained all pros and cons of surgery in my first visit and also told me is going to be simple and I would be recovering fast if I follow recommendations . I have...Read More
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Horrible experience with outpatient hernia surgery with this surgeon. My surgery was supposed to be out patient but ended up in the ICU for 4 days and another 5 days in the hospital recovering from internal blood loss and developed a blood clot in my right leg as well. Prior to the surgery he and...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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