Below is a list of the top and leading General Surgeons in Jacksonville. To help you find the best General Surgeons located near you in Jacksonville, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Jacksonville’s Best General Surgeons:
The top-rated General Surgeons in Jacksonville are:
- Steven Hodgett, MD – a bariatric surgeon of Baptist Center.
- Agnes G. David, MD – specializes in breast & general surgery.
- Sohrab Afshari, MD – a surgical oncology expert.
- Michael Baptista, MD – specializes in weight loss surgery.
- Cameron D. Adkisson, MD – one of the best general surgeons in Jacksonville.
Steven Hodgett, MD
Steven Hodgett, MD is a Bariatric and general surgeon who attended med school at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Dr. Hodgett finished his residency in general surgery at the University of South Florida of Medicine, and his Clinical Fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Hodgett is a board-certified surgeon, and is highly skilled as a bariatric surgeon, having advanced training in laparoscopic and weight loss surgery. He develops personal relationships with all of his patients, which he focuses on, making him one of the best and most personable surgeons in Jacksonville.
Gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, anti-reflux surgery, robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery.
Address: 836 Prudential Dr #1001, Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: (904) 398-0033
Had bariatric surgery with Dr. Hodgett. He performed the surgery and fixed a hernia he discovered during surgery. I am doing quite well since the procedure and have begun my weight loss. We are going through the steps for my fiancé to have the same surgery. – Kevin Jenkins
Agnes G. David, MD
Agnes G. David, MD is a general and breast surgeon who graduated from the University of Florida for her undergraduate degree in 1987, and her doctorate in Medicine in 1990. She completed her internship and residency at Staten Island University Hospital in New York for general surgery. Dr. David also served with the United States Navy for four years before she became a board-certified general surgeon in 1999. She is also a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, where she serves as section chief of General Surgery at Baptist Beaches.
Address: 1370 13th Ave S #119, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: (904) 249-4994
Dr. David cares, she was warm and friendly. I felt like she guided me with sisterly advice all the while giving her professional opinion. Highly recommend her. – Cynthia Klusmeyer
Sohrab Afshari, MD
Sohrab Afshari, MD is a surgical oncologist in Jacksonville, who is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area. Dr. Afshari has been in practice for over two decades. Dr. Afshari took his pre-med education at Pahlavi University in Teheran, and his doctorate in Pahlavi University Medical School, and took his residency in University Hospital of Jacksonville in Florida. His specialty is surgical repair or removal of damaged or diseased tissue. He focuses on organs located in the abdomen that includes the colon and stomach.
Address: 2311 University Blvd W, Jacksonville, FL 32217
Phone: +1 904-636-0200
Best Surgeon I’ve dealt with in all of Florida!! The office ladies are very nice and professional! Dr was even more outstanding! Very personal! Wish I could leave 10 stars! – Anthony Massis
Michael Baptista, MD
Michael Baptista, MD is a specialist when it comes to weight loss surgery and the management of patients pre and post-surgery. He has a deep understanding of the multifactorial problem that obesity brings to people and the surgical options for it. Dr. Baptista has had extensive training in general surgery as well, he also did a fellowship in Robotic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery. He has been trained in several top medical institutions in the United States and in Brazil, namely The Mayo Clinic, the University of Minnesota, and the University of Illinois in Chicago. Dr. Baptista is also a consultant and proctor in bariatric surgery, training colleagues that are interested in weight loss surgery.
Weight loss procedures, reflux surgery.
Address: 9471 Baymeadows Rd #207, Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: (904) 724-2263
Dr. Baptista is a very caring doctor. Not just about the money! He cares. He listens and explains. I would highly recommend him. – Carvetta Wright
Cameron D. Adkisson, MD
Cameron D. Adkisson, MD is a General Surgery specialist in Jacksonville that has over a decade’s worth of experience in the field. Dr. Adkisson specializes in surgery of the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen, and has had extensive experience with these procedures compared to other surgeons. Dr. Adkisson graduated from the University of Texas’s Medical Branch in Galveston in 2008 and is affiliated with Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville.
Address: 14540 Old St Augustine Rd #2571, Jacksonville, FL 32258
Phone: (904) 886-2251
Dr. Adkisson was wonderful! He explained everything to me until I understood it and he offered to speak to and call family members to explain it to them. He is very skilled, but also very empathetic. I’d never had surgery before, but he made me feel completely at ease. – Kathy McGraw
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