UF Health Surgical Specialists – Villages® offers the latest diagnosis and treatment options for patients with a variety of conditions, including cancerous diseases of the liver, biliary tree, pancreas, colon cancer and other rectal diseases, and thyroid and parathyroid cancers. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained surgeons specialize in minimally invasive treatments for these diseases, and can perform in-clinic biopsies with timely results.
Our cancer experts work to ensure coordinated care is available to each patient through diagnosis, treatment and recovery - putting you at the center of everything we do.
Our caring team of specialists provide comprehensive, individualized treatment options, access to the latest clinical trials and superior outcomes.
Surgery is often the most effective treatment for liver, thyroid and gastrointestinal cancers, and research indicates that the number of cases treated at a facility greatly impacts patient survival. Every year, UF Health surgeons in the UF Health see and treat more than 1,000 patients with liver thyroid, and gastrointestinal cancers, including patients with complicated cases whose tumors are considered inoperable at many other institutions. Many of our physicians are fellowship-trained at some of the leading cancer centers in the world and have specialized training in minimally invasive and transplant surgery techniques. As a result, they bring patients the latest, most innovative surgical approaches for treatment of liver, thyroid and gastrointestinal cancers.
To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Surgical Specialists – Villages, please contact (352) 355-1295.
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Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.
Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.
Financial AssistancePatients who lack insurance coverage or are unable to pay their portion of the healthcare services they receive may qualify for financial assistance based upon their income level.
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