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General Surgeons perform a variety of surgical procedures, such as appendix removal, thyroidectomies, repairing injuries of the skin, or bariatric surgeries. Other duties these doctors perform are answering to patient inquiries, updating medical records, and reporting to hospital managers. Based on our most successful example resumes for the job, essential skills for this profession are dexterity, decision making, good eye-hand coordination, the ability to work under pressure, and bedside manners. The ideal candidate should be able to make display of a Doctor of Medicine degree in their resumes. Training includes anatomy, pathology, neurology, pharmacology, and microbiology.

1

General Surgeon

Shadowed at the Pulaski Community Hospital 7-12 hours per week while maintaining my academic, social and personal obligations in the spring semester.

  • Observed an average of about seven cases and follow ups per week in the OR/ER with Dr. Steen.
  • Expanded on communication skills with Doctors and nurses from the various units as well as patients.
  • Learned and applied protocols as directed by the administration at the hospital.
  • Received telephone calls and schedule appointments
  • Maintained a clean environment in designated areas
  • Prepared weekly reports
  • Offered suggestions for improving effectiveness, efficiency and resolving problems that occur in patient
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Biology
2

General Surgeon

  • Consistently improved patient’s quality of life by Performing standard surgical procedures and appropriate follow ups.
  • Organized and collaborated with a Pediatric surgical missions to Eritrea on multiple occasions and played active role in performing and assisting in over 300 major Pediatric surgical cases and have effectivelly lowered the need for referral abroad.
  • Assisted in over 20 laparoscopic cholecystectomy and performed two under supervision successfully.
  • Assisted as first and second assistant in over 20 cases of pediatric open heart surgeries in IOOCA/Eritrea and have performed one PDA ligation under supervision successfully.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MD
Medicine
3

Attending General Surgeon and General Practitioner

  • Increased patients base by 40% through providing quality care and effective treatments
  • Coordinated the flow of information throughout departments (i.e.-radiology department, laboratory, outpatient, and intensive care unit)
  • Developed and implemented a budgeting and patient bill tracking system that resulted in cutting practice's expenses by over 50%
  • Cultivated and maintained strong patient relationships
  • Prepared patients for both major and minor surgeries
  • Promoted to manage hospital staff, until March 2001
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Healthcare Administration
MD
Doctor of Medicine
Medical Internship
4

Independent General Surgeon

Met with physicians and administrators face-to-face to develop new business relationships.

  • Developed long-term relationships with medical centers and referring physicians by ensuring personal accessibility and availability to both patients and providers for ongoing care needs.
  • Established trust with patients by using collaborative communication during consultations and throughout surgical care.
  • Personally managed all business needs including administrative, accounting, clerical, and marketing.
  • Aseptic operating techniques per ARON standards and practices.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Doctor
Pediatric Surgery & Burn Unit Training
Medical Center
5

General Surgeon

A General Surgeon performing over 400 in/outpatient bread and butter surgery cases per year

  • All surgical procedures preformed at [company name] Outpatient Surgery Center and Providence Everett Medical Center
  • Practice covers more than 50% of the breast care in the community.
  • Maintain outstanding patient satisfaction scores while enjoying excellent rapport with office and operating room staff
  • Run and/or participate in weekly multi-specialty breast cancer conferences
  • The 'go to' resource person for breast care in my office for fellow physicians and partners
  • Management activities
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MD
Doctor of Medicine
6

General Surgeon & Medical Officer

  • Performed direct patient care services under the supervision of Hospital Director for diagnoses and surgery as per protocol.
  • Performed select diagnostic and therapeutic tasks. Took detailed, accurate medical histories and physical examinations.
  • Mentored students including foreign graduates in different health institutions.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Bsc
Mbbs
7

General Surgeon

Answer all incoming calls and assist callers such as new patients or current, insurance companies, etc.

  • Coordinate schedule for office appointments and surgeries performed at the facilities.
  • Verify insurance to check for benefits and pre authorizations.
  • Type in dictations using long letter or short letter format.
  • Fill in requisition forms for labs.
  • Clean and sterilize instruments and room in patients.
  • Translate in Spanish to patients when needed, collect payments, filing and faxing.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Business Administration
8

General Surgeon

  • Attended to inpatient and outpatient care
  • Performed patient follow-up, pre- and post-operative
  • Performed several surgical operations
  • Issued case reports and involved in training of new residents
  • Participated in hospital educational activities, including lectures and tours
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Medicine And Surgery
Arab Board For Surgical Specialties
9

Billing and Scheduling- J.n. Patel, MD, General Surgeon

  • Working experience with prior authorizations/approvals from various insurance companies for surgeries and office visits/procedures.
  • Working knowledge of CMS guidelines for billing and reimbursements, and CMS 1500 forms.
  • Working knowledge of many insurance companies and how they are put in order for billing.
  • Working experience in posting medical office payments and charges.
  • Working experience with Electronic [company name], CPT and ICD-9 Codes, and scanning patient charts into EHR.
  • Working experience with auditing, reviewing, and abstracting information from [company name]
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint)
  • Excellent communication skills with physicians and co-workers.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
AAS
Occupational Therapy
10

MD General Surgeon

Provide friendly, accurate service to customers as well as your teammates and managers.

  • Collect patient histories and take vital signs
  • Prepare patients for procedures and assist physicians during procedures
  • Collect samples and run tests in the lab
  • Maintain medical records and process insurance claims
  • Process insurance claims
  • Provide excellent customer service while scheduling patients for appointments.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Medical Assistant Program

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