Dr. Susan Galandiuk, MD

Dr. Susan Galandiuk, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Susan Galandiuk, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Julius Maximilians Universitaet Wuerzburg University Medical School in 1982 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 710

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 583-8303

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Galandiuk's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galandiuk treats Crohn's Disease more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Galandiuk treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galandiuk treats Inflammatory Bowel Disease more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Galandiuk treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galandiuk treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Galandiuk treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus

Dr. Galandiuk's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I strive to provide my patients with the best medical care available today. As a researcher, I can do more to improve the quality of life for patients and future generations at risk of developing a disease by engaging medical students and fellow surgeons in the search to find ways to manage it better, cure it faster and even prevent it altogether.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Mayo Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
Cleveland Clinic
Internship Hospital
1982
Julius Maximilians Universitaet Wuerzburg University Medical School
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Galandiuk's Reviews

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4.6

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Galandiuk in her staff are wonderful! I was referred to her by my gastroenterologist and another colorectal surgeon! Dr. Galandiuk has operated on me four times, due to IBD. I have been a patient of Dr.G's for 5 yrs and would hesitant to use any other Colon Rectal Surgeon!
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I have Crohn's disease and Dr.Galandiuk performed a colon resection on myself doing it laparoscopically leaving a very small scar. She is a excellent surgeon and I feel privileged to have her as my surgeon.
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Dr. Galandiuk is a superb physician/surgeon/person. Found her on HealthGrades.com. Dr. Galandiuk's references were outstanding & even took Tricare insurance. Her staff was also great, as was UofL Hospital. I cannot say enough good things about this surgeon. I've recommended Dr. Galandiuk to...Read More
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Dr. Galandiuk and her professional staff provided above average quality of care when treating my health issues. She and her staff take the time to explain procedures as well as the healing process. You'll receive excellent, very compassionate care.
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She is a excellent doctor. Listened to me and my needs, not just physical but the whole person. She saved my life. She is my Hero!!!
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Jewish Hospital

Louisville, KY

Norton Hospital

Louisville, KY