Dr. Roy Oswaks, MD

Dr. Roy Oswaks, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Roy Oswaks, MD is a general surgery specialist in Germantown, TN and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo SUNY School Of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 1971 and specializes in general surgery.

8000 Wolf River Blvd Ste 100

Germantown, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 692-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Lump
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

34  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Surgical Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • City University NY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • University At Buffalo SUNY School Of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Millard Fillmore/SUNY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Millard Fillmore/SUNY
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oswaks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oswaks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oswaks to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Oswaks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I would recommend Dr Oswaks highly. He is caring, kind and made me feel comfortable during visits and surgery and followup. If you would be unfortunate enough to need this kind of service, Dr Oswaks is your man. He understands your fear, especially of an 80 year old woman with anxiety over the...more
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Oh my goodness! What a wonderful surgeon and most importantly, a man. I couldn't have asked for anyone better. His office staff are so friendly . He is a very caring and compassionate Dr. If you have the misfortunate of needing a surgeon, I highly recommend Dr. Oswaks.
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Dr. Oswaks is the most caring doctor I know. He's always there when you need him. He is highly recommended by me and my family. Tina jones
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