Dr. Robert Boorstein, DO
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General Surgery | Male

28237 Orchard Lake Rd # 103 Farmington Hills, MI 48334 Get Directions

Care Philosophy

Dr. Boorstein is a board certified surgeon who specializes in the treatment of diseases of the breast, upper gastro-intestinal tract, colon and rectum, GI endoscopy, minimally invasive surgery and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Boorsteins people first philosophy helps ensure that his patients receive the caring, concerned, individualized attention they deserve. He strives to provide the most up-to-date medical care by keeping abreast of the latest medical knowledge. Dr. Boorstein understands that surgery is an emotional as well as a physical issue. As such, he seeks to minimize patient apprehension by educating them and by answering all of their questions with honesty and sensitivity.

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Biography

Dr. Robert Boorstein, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Farmington Hills, MI. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

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    Dr. Boorstein's Performance
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    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
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      10 to 15 minutes
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    Dr. Boorstein's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Boorstein is a board certified surgeon who specializes in the treatment of diseases of the breast, upper gastro-intestinal tract, colon and rectum, GI endoscopy, minimally invasive surgery and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Boorsteins people first philosophy helps ensure that his patients receive the caring, concerned, individualized attention they deserve. He strives to provide the most up-to-date medical care by keeping abreast of the latest medical knowledge. Dr. Boorstein understands that surgery is an emotional as well as a physical issue. As such, he seeks to minimize patient apprehension by educating them and by answering all of their questions with honesty and sensitivity.

    Dr. Boorstein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
    •  Sanctions found
    •  Board actions found

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      • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (10/31/2015)
      • Action Taken: Probation
      • Summary: Please reference the following Document
      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • State: Michigan
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      • Disciplinary action in another state (3/14/2017)
      • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
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      • State: Florida
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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abscess
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
    • Appendicitis
    • Biliary Dyskinesia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Fissures
    • Gallstones
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Diseases
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia

    Education

    • Medical School
      Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine

      Graduated in 1976

    • Internship Hospital
      Botsford Hospital

      Completed in 1977

    • Residency Hospital
      Botsford Hospital

      Completed in 1981

    • Undergraduate School
      Philadelphia College Of Textiles & Science

      Graduated in 1971

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Adult Medicine
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bowel Resection
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrotomy
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Polypectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Puncture Aspiration
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vasectomy
    • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal