Dr. Leonard Metildi

General Surgery
Las Cruces, NM
45 years experience male

Locations

Vista Surgical Associates

Las Cruces, NM

Address

3900 East Lohman Avenue, Suite B, Las Cruces, NM
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

(575) 522-4932

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Tennessee

Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Tricare

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

Cigna

Medicaid

Medicare

Presbyterian Health Plan

About

Bio

General surgery internship/residency at Balboa Naval Hospital, San Diego. Surgeon aboard the USS Constellation, CV64. 25 years solo practice in Fulton/Syracuse NY. Performing general surgery with the DaVinci Robot.

Specialties
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General Surgery

Licenses

United States: New Mexico

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

148 Answers
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Metildi
45 years experience General Surgery
Maging studies: Liver function studies and history can give a strong indication that the pt has a common duct stone. At surgery for cholecystectomy, a cholangiogram c ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Metildi
45 years experience General Surgery
About 40 minutes: An UGI endoscopy usually takes 10 min while a colonoscopy wihtout polypectomy or other procedure, usually takes about 30 minutes.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Metildi
45 years experience General Surgery
Colon or prostate: The two most likely candidates for the cause of your problem are diverticulitis or prostatitis. Were you told if you had diverticulosis after your col ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Metildi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Metildi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! You are right, an ultrasound showed a gallbladder full of stones. Thank you again
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I see my surgeon tomorrow. Hopefully he'll give a glint of hope.
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Thanks for your quick reply! thanks nothing from.colonoscopy. and if its the other is.it serious

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, NY
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

Naval Regional Medical Center, San Diego

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
Ameican Society of Beast Surgeons
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