Dr. Robert Macdonald, MD

Dr. Robert Macdonald, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
54 y/o
(16)

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Dr. Robert Macdonald, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Denver, CO. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Macdonald is affiliated with Platte Valley Medical Center and Rose Medical Center.

Rocky Mountain Surgical Associates

4545 E 9th Ave Ste 460

Denver, CO 80220
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Macdonald performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess
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more than 5% of peers
Appendicitis
normal
more than 5% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abscess
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gland Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lymphoma
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Paracentesis
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Open Hernia Procedures
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Macdonald has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Macdonald does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Macdonald and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Rose Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Macdonald is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Macdonald's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Macdonald to family and friends
4.6
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Macdonald's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Denver, CO |
Extremely happy with the surgery, the recovery was fast and virtually painless! Dr. Macdonald and his staff did an awesome job! Highly recommend.
in Lakewood, CO |
Fantastic guy...explained in detail what I was going through with my first surgery ever, followed up, made sure that we were on the same page. RECOMMEND!
in Denver, CO |
He has an outstanding reputation, speaks plainly yet has a wonderful manner, and the surgery he performed on me as exactly as promised, with an excellent outcome. He is a highly skilled surgeon who deserves all the accolades he gets.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Macdonald accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Macdonald has admitting privileges

Rose Medical Center
4567 E 9th Ave
Denver, CO 80220
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Platte Valley Medical Center
1600 Prairie Center Pkwy
Brighton, CO 80601
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