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Surgeon, Colon & Rectal Surgeon
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Anthony Vernava, Surgeon, Colon & Rectal Surgeon is Good. Dr. Vernava has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Anthony Vernava, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Vernava graduated from Saint Louis University. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Vernava has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • NCH Downtown Naples Hospital 
  • Physicians Regional Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Anthony Michael Vernava MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Anthony M. Vernava practice?
Dr. Anthony Vernava has 1 office location.
Dr. Anthony Vernava practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Naples, FL.
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