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Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 63


Dr. Santosh Potdar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooksville, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in general surgery and transplant surgery.


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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Potdar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
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normal

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

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
1999
Allegheny Gen Hosp
Residency Hospital
1986
Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, M.Y. Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, M.Y. Hospital
Medical School
1978
Mahatma Gandhi Medical College
Undergraduate School
2001
1999
1986
1978
1978

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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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