Dr. Peter Tempest, MD

Dr. Peter Tempest, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Peter Tempest, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gallup, NM and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

1705 Linda Dr

Gallup, NM 87301

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Top Care Areas

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Second-Degree Burns
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more than 66% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 60% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
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more than 50% of peers

Dr. Tempest's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ucsf Fresno Med Educ Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tempest has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tempest's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tempest to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Tempest's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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