Dr. Andrew Hoffman

General Surgery
Rockford, IL
34 years experience male

Locations

Perryville Surgical Associates, SC

Rockford, IL

Address

535 Roxbury Rd, Rockford, IL
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

(815) 398-9587

About

Bio

My practice involves all general surgery, acute care surgery and Trauma and critical care management. I perform Breast, thyroid, abdominal, robotic, laparoscopic and cancer surgery. I am also a wound care specialist. My practice is in Rockford, IL with 3 other general surgeons.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery, Board Certified

Critical Care

Surgery - Trauma

Wound care

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Doctor Q&A

533 Answers
84 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
See your Orthopedist: Once a joint replacement is in, the bone is thin around that site. A smaller amount of trauma might crack (break) that thin bone. When you have contin ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Certain irregular beats do not move blood through the heart effectively and BP can drop.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience General Surgery
See a doc for tests: Bloody nipple discharge can be a cancer. Needs to be checked. Your young age suggests it is unlikely- BUT NOT IMPOSSIBLE to have a cancer.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hoffman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hoffman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dr appt on Fri anyway- I didn't kniw if it was a lymph node but don't think so- its ON trachea yet attached to thyroid just above collarbone- left side..size of a grape....Read More
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good! Thanks I was quiet worried I was collapsing or something! Feel better!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr. Hoffman! This sort of information is extremely important to have.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Hahnemann Medical College, PA
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

Allentown Affiliated Hospitals

Residency

St. Joseph's Hospital Houston, TX

Affiliations

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Society. of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
DaVinci Robotic Surgeons
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