Dr. Thomas Kayal, MD

Dr. Thomas Kayal, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Thomas Kayal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1982 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

3623 J Dewey Gray Cir

Augusta, GA 30909

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/21/2017)View details
1 Board Action Found
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (4/5/2017)View details
No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Dr. Kayal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kayal performs Colectomy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kayal performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kayal treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kayal treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kayal treats Abscess more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kayal treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

Dr. Kayal'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
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
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
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Diseases
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

We invest in building relationships with our patients. These relationships are built with time and attentiveness, delivered in the context of competency and care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • Saint Vincent Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
  • St Francis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1982
    University Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Kayal's Reviews

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3.4

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1 Star
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DO NOT GO HERE! Dr Kayal’s blatant arrogance clouded his judgement on two occasions while making medical decisions during the course of my treatment for a chronic condition. Twice he told me my symptoms were all healed and I didn’t need surgery. After literally begging him to bring me in the OR,...Read More
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Excellent surgeon. Caring and very down-to-earth. Very empathetic and understanding.
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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