Dr. William Lechuga Jr, MD

Dr. William Lechuga Jr, MD

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44 y/o
(11)

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Dr. William Lechuga Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. He specializes in general surgery.

North Springs Surgical Associates, PC

6071 E Woodmen Rd Ste 340

Colorado Springs, CO 80923
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 91% of peers
Appendicitis
high
more than 87% of peers
Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 68% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lechuga Jr "The surgeons of North Springs Surgical Associates are dedicated to providing the highest quality surgical care for our patients. A warm and compassionate approach, excellent surgical results, and extremely low complication rates define our practice. Our surgeons take the time to explain surgical options and answer all patient questions. We attempt to return patients to their active lifestyles as quickly and safely as possible."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Exempla St Joseph Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Exempla St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lechuga Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lechuga Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lechuga Jr

3.7

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
54.54545454545455%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I've never been to an office where I have paid my specialist co-pay and then paid for what was done during the visit. When I go see the pulmonologist, I am billed $40 despite what happens at the office...they don't charge me for listening to my lungs or taking my pulsox. This office charges the...Read More
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He removed my gallbladder and I survived without any complications! But in all seriousness he was very skilled and efficient. All in all I'd go to him again but hoping I won't need to!
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