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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edwin Gaar is Average. Dr. Gaar has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.0
Promptness 1.3
Courteous Staff 2.6
Accurate Diagnosis 1.8
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 1.0
Follows Up After Visit 1.8

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Stomach Stapling (Gastroplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gaar graduated from University of Louisville .


Dr. Gaar has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital East 
  • University of Louisville Hospital, Division of Plastic Surgery 

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Additional Information
Dr. Edwin Earl Gaar MD is a male Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Edwin E. Gaar practice?
Dr. Edwin Gaar has 1 office location.
Dr. Edwin Gaar practices Surgery near Louisville, KY.
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