Dr. Scott Kurtzman, MD

Dr. Scott Kurtzman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Scott Kurtzman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Middlebury, CT and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

1625 Straits Tpke Ste 200

Middlebury, CT 06762

Contact Information

(203) 568-2929

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
high
more than 84% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Kurtzman'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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 1981
  • University MD Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Umnu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • N.I.H.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurtzman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurtzman's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurtzman to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Kurtzman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

No bedside manner, and never remembers who he is talking with. Let a resident stitch me without him watching or checking after.
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