See All General Surgeons in Lincoln, NE
Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO Icon-share Share Profile
icon-circle-check
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!
Super Profile

Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO

General Surgery*
5.0 (12)
Map Pin Small Lincoln, NE
Accepting new patients
12 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO

Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Lincoln, NE. They specialize in General Surgery, has 12 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with CHI Health St. Elizabeth, Bryan East Campus, Johnson County Hospital, Merrick Medical Center and Saunders Medical Center. Dr. Rathje, completed a residency at University of Kansas School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Rathje an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Rathje works at Practice in Lincoln, NE with other offices in Central City, NE and Wichita, KS. They frequently treat conditions like Cholecystitis and Gallstones along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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.

FindCare Super Profile Designation
Super Profile
5/5
Customize your search with filters that provide more Super Profile results near you
User Ratings (of at least 4.0)
Insurance Accepted
Headshot Available
Accepting New Patients
Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Rathje's Office Locations

  1. 1
    General Surgery Associates LLC
    1101 S 70th St Ste 100, Lincoln, NE 68510 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (402) 483-4292
  2. 2
    Office
    2802 28th St Ste 100, Central City, NE 68826 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (402) 483-4392
  3. 3
    Office
    1010 N Kansas St, Wichita, KS 67214 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (316) 268-5000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

Admitting hospitals are where the provider is credentialed to see patients, perform procedures, and send patients for continuous care.

  • CHI Health St. Elizabeth
  • Bryan East Campus
  • Johnson County Hospital
  • Merrick Medical Center
  • Saunders Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

NEW FEATURE

What is treatment frequency?

Our treatment frequency feature helps you understand howoften a provider performs or treats a specificprocedure/condition compared to other doctors. Providersrank in one of four frequency categories:

Very HighFrequency
HighFrequency
NormalFrequency
May Perform

Specific procedures/conditions that don’t haveenough data are indicated with “May Perform”. We encourageyou to contact the provider with questions about theirexperience.

Search for conditions or procedures.
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Gallstones
Intestinal Obstruction
Gallbladder Removal
Lipomas
  • View other providers who treat Lipomas
Colectomy
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Appendicitis
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastric Ulcer
Hemorrhoids
Ileus
  • View other providers who treat Ileus
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pelvic Abscess
Small Intestine Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Liver Biopsy
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Acute Bowel Infarction
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Ascites
  • View other providers who treat Ascites
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Tract Cancer
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Burn Injuries
Cancer
  • View other providers who treat Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colonic Volvulus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Empyema
  • View other providers who treat Empyema
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Hernia
  • View other providers who treat Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intussusception
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Paralytic Ileus
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Hernia
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Ulcer
  • View other providers who treat Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Acid Reflux Surgery
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Breast Surgical Procedure
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colostomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemigastrectomy
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Appendectomy
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Puncture Aspiration
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Tracheal Surgery
Venous Thrombectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
Check your insurance
    Close Icon
    Please double-check when making an appointment.

    View All Accepted Carriers

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care of Nebraska
    • First Health
    • Medica
    • Midlands Choice
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • QualChoice
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare

    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Ratings & Reviews
    Reviews are displayed in date order and collected from patients who have agreed to reporting accurate and fair reviews. Providers with no reviews may have a new FindCare profile, or no submitted reviews on FindCare yet.

    Learn more about how FindCare's ratings and reviews work

    5.0
    Average provider rating
    Based on 12 ratings
    Patient Ratings (12)
    5 Star
    (12)
    4 Star
    (0)
    3 Star
    (0)
    2 Star
    (0)
    1 Star
    (0)
    Leave a review

    How was your appointment with Dr. Rathje?

    Read more reviews on Healthgrades
    Photo: Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO
    How would you rate your experience with Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO?
    • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rathje to family and friends

    Dr. Rathje's Office & Staff

    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Experience with Dr. Rathje

    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
    • Hpends appropriate amount of time with patients

    Tell Us About Yourself

    • Your gender:
    • Your age group:
    • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

    Finish Here

    • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
      Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
    Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO.

    About Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 12 years of experience
    Years of Experience
    Years of experience represents how long a provider has been practicing in their field since graduating from medical school. Not all providers will have this information available.

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1699039826
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Kansas School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Rathje is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Rathje has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rathje has seen patients for Cholecystitis and Gallstones, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rathje on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Rathje. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rathje.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Rathje, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Rathje appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

    Are you Dr. Clinton Rathje, DO?

    Claim your profile through Healthgrades to keep it updated and reach more patients.

    It’s free and only takes a minute.

    CLAIM MY PROFILE

    Search

    Primary Care
    Close Icon