Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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63 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooksville, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery and transplant surgery.Read his story

Santosh Potdar, M.D.

11343 Cortez Blvd

Brooksville, FL 34613
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Potdar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Colectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potdar performs Colectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potdar performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Inguinal Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potdar treats Inguinal Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potdar treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Potdar performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potdar performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Potdar's conditions and procedures:

Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistula Repair
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Stomach Diseases
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide the highest quality patient care to the Nature Coast while striving to exceed the patients expecations.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Starzl Transplant Inst, Univ Pittsburgh Med Ctr & Chldn's Hosp of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    Allegheny Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1986
    Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, M.Y. Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1978
    Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, M.Y. Hospital
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1978
    Mahatma Gandhi Medical College
    Undergraduate School
    1978

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Potdar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Potdar

4.1

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Potdar did colon surgery on me Jan 2017. He was knowledgeable and did an excellent job. I am happy to recommend him to anyone that needs his expertise.
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Dr. Potdar did surgery on me back in November 2017 and I go to have my three month follow-up and he is not able to see me and they call a day before to cancel stating he is not in my network and even though I have out of network coverage and was willing to pay cash for my follow-up I was told no. ...Read More
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Dr. Potdar is an excellent surgeon!. Aside from the fact that he is a great surgeon, he was also very involved in every aspect of my care. He is a friendly and caring doctor and I would definitely recommend him to others.
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actions speak louder than words, and this doctor definitely doesn't care. No post op follow up and when you do have questions, you're basically brushed off and told "go to the ER". You sir, are what gives doctors bad names and you disgust me in the way you've handled yourself
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My father has stage 4 Kidney cancer that spread to his intestines creating a blockage. This prevented him from eating or drinking for 3 weeks. The attending doctor recommended hospice care. Dr Potdar was the surgeon who examined my father and came to see him everyday. We told Dr Potdar that we were...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Oak Hill Hospital

Brooksville, FL