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Dr. Arunkumar Baskara, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.2 (15)
Map Pin Small Defiance, OH
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Arunkumar Baskara, MD

Dr. Arunkumar Baskara, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Defiance, OH. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Stanley Medical College-MGR University and is affiliated with CHWC Bryan Hospital. Dr. Baskara, completed a residency at Mercy Fitzgerald Hosp-Hahnemann University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Baskara an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Baskara works at Practice in Defiance, OH with other offices in Archbold, OH, Toledo, OH and Bryan, OH. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Baskara's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Promedica Physicians General Surgery
    1250 Ralston Ave Ste 204, Defiance, OH 43512 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (419) 783-6997
  2. 2
    Archbold Hospital
    121 Westfield Dr, Archbold, OH 43502 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (419) 630-2290
  3. 3
    The University of Toledo Medical Center
    3000 Arlington Ave, Toledo, OH 43614 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (419) 383-3578
  4. 4
    Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers
    433 W High St, Bryan, OH 43506 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (419) 636-1131

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  • CHWC Bryan Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Tamil
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    NPI Number
    • 1922259217
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • St John Hospital & Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mercy Fitzgerald Hosp-Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • THE QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY OF BELFAST / FACULTY OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Stanley Medical College-MGR University
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    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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