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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Tuchsen, General Surgeon is Good. Dr. Tuchsen has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 4.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
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Bedside Manner 3.9
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Spends Time with Me 4.0
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Follows Up After Visit 3.9
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Specialties & Research

Dr. George Tuchsen, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Tuchsen graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Antonio, TX
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater San Antonio
Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Tuchsen has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hosp Nw 
  • Texas Heart Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. George Randolph Tuchsen MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. George R. Tuchsen practice?
Dr. George Tuchsen has 1 office location.
Dr. George Tuchsen practices Surgery near San Antonio, TX.
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