Dr. Ronald Zelnick, MD

Dr. Ronald Zelnick, MD

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Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Ronald Zelnick, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jupiter, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1984 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

210 Jupiter Lakes Blvd Ste 3105

Jupiter, FL 33458

Contact Information

(561) 575-7875

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Zelnick'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zelnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zelnick's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zelnick to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Zelnick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Zelnick met me in a crisis situation which required surgery. He did this late on a Sat afternoon, did it quickly and effectively. I and my family are forever grateful for his dedication.
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I met Dr . Zelnick for an emergency gall bladder that needed to be removed . Dr . Zelnick also arranged to have a cyst that they found on my ovary removed at same time ; thus preventing me from enduring another surgery . Cared about giving me cosmetic stitches rather than staples . Made sure my...more
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Customer service was poor. (1) Office address listed as #105 but front of the building did not list Dr. Zelnick and main door to the office was #104. The receptionist hung up on me when I phoned, asking for directions. (2) The receptionist was curt & distant. (3) I was told by the Dr. that a ...more
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Dr Zelnick has treated me in his office successfully and has performed successful surgery 3 times plus colanonotomy
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