General SurgeryGeneral surgery - one of the large sections of surgery in which study the basics of diseases of surgical character, is developed new approaches and methods of surgical treatment, without the introduction at a particular manifestation of certain diseases and technical features rare operations.
- North Carolina, Smithfield
Dr. Dennis S Koffer, MD works in
Smithfield, North Carolina is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1972. Dr. Koffer is affiliated with Johnston Medical Center - Smithfield and practicing for 47 years
Experience and Qualifications
Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
Bile Duct Procedure
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Dystonia 7, Torsion
Fear of Getting Married
Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
Neurological Muscle Weakness
Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
Vertebral Artery Occlusion
Biopsy of Breast
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Johnston Medical Center - Smithfield is a District Authority owned hospital located in Smithfield, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 4 of 9 procedures.
Dr. James B Collins, MD works in
Smithfield, North Carolina is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated University Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1990. Dr. Collins is affiliated with Johnston Medical Center - Smithfield and practicing for 29 years
Dr. Thomas W Powell, MD works in
Smithfield, North Carolina is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1974. Dr. Powell is affiliated with Johnston Medical Center - Smithfield and practicing for 45 years