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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Tuchsen, General Surgeon is Good. Dr. Tuchsen has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Da Vinci Single Site Surgery
  • Full range of general surgical care
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases GI Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Liver
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Skin and Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Thyroid
  • Vascular Access Surgery
  • laparoscopic herniorrhaphy
  • paraesophageal hernias
  • paraesophageal hiatal hernia
  • sliding hiatal hernia

Education & Awards

Dr. Tuchsen graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)


Dr. Tuchsen has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Heart Hospital 
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. George Randolph Tuchsen MD is a male Surgeon, has 21 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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