Dr. Timothy McKee, MD

Dr. Timothy McKee, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Timothy McKee, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gettysburg, PA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and breast surgery.Read his story

450 S Washington St Ste C

Gettysburg, PA 17325

Contact Information

(717) 339-3110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cyst
very high
more than 96% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. McKee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McKee "I grew up in the Philadelphia area where I met and married my wife, Judy. I went to Temple University School of Medicine and then completed a 5-year residency in surgery at Abington Memorial Hospital, one of the largest teaching hospitals in the state. My family, which by then had grown to 5, then moved to Warner Robins, GA where I served in the USAF for 3 years in the medical corps. We moved to the wonderful community of Gettysburg , and I have been proud to serve on the Gettysburg Hospital medical staff since then. During these years, I have performed a broad range of surgical procedures, but have gained additional expertise in treatment of breast disease and thyroid disease. My practice is predominantly treatment of breast and thyroid disease, but I am quite experience in, and comfortable caring for, patients with colon cancer and other bowel issues, gallbladder disease, hernias and other common surgical conditions."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McKee "I make every effort to take care of patients in the same way that I want to be treated. I strive to use my surgical skills and communication skills to alleviate the anxiety of having a procedure performed, and also the anxiety created by having a new, possibly life changing diagnosis, like cancer."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated


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26  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKee to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. McKee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was diagnosed with DCIS cancer in my right breast and discovered 2 woman who had breast cancer surgery by Dr. McKee so I made an appointment to see him. I found him to be very compassionate, a very good listener, a great surgeon as well as being patient with me as I did not want to have the...more
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This surgeon never saw me post op. I came out of the OR septic. He was on the floor that eve. and left, never checking on me. He neglected to change to an open surgery at a critical time. leaving a piece of appendix remaining. This abscessed and became necrotic. I was sent home on multiple...more
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Unfortunately, this patient doesn't identify him/herself. I searched all patients on whom I performed a laparoscopic appendectomy over the 2 years prior to this posting, and no one had any serious complication or 2nd surgery during that time. I cannot verify this patient's concern, but suspect that another doc by the name of McKee who was in York (not Gettysburg where I am) actually was the surgeon involved. I would pray that I have more compassion than the doctor that this patient describes.

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