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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
26 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hugh van Gelder is Excellent. Dr. van Gelder has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 3.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
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Bedside Manner 4.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.0
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Follows Up After Visit 4.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Hugh van Gelder, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).


Education & Awards

Dr. van Gelder graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. van Gelder has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Saint Anthony's Hospital 
  • Sun Coast Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Hugh M van Gelder MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Hugh M. van Gelder practice?
Dr. Hugh van Gelder has 1 office location.
Dr. Hugh van Gelder practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Saint Petersburg, FL.
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