Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

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.

Access Health Care Physicians

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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Top Care Areas

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
more than 5% of peers
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
more than 5% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Potdar'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Potdar "To provide the highest quality patient care to the Nature Coast while striving to exceed the patients expecations."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Potdar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Potdar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Potdar to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Potdar's 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 (7)

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. ...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...more
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Would recommend Dr Potdar and his office staff to anyone who needed general surgery. Very professional and down to earth. Explained the operation and recovery in terms my wife and I could understand
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