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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (70)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Politz, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Politz has been reviewed by 91 patients who have provided 70 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Politz, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Politz graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 8 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Tampa Bay Area
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)


Dr. Politz has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • The Tampa General Hospital 
  • Select Specialty Hospital South Dallas 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas Edwin Politz MD is a male Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Douglas E. Politz practice?
Dr. Douglas Politz has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Politz practices Surgery near Wesley Chapel, FL.
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