See All Colon Surgeons & Rectal Surgeons in Ruskin, FL
Dr. Craig Amshel, MD Icon-share Share Profile
icon-circle-check
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!

Dr. Craig Amshel, MD

Colorectal Surgery*
3.9 (53)
Map Pin Small Ruskin, FL
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Craig Amshel, MD

Dr. Craig Amshel, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Ruskin, FL. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 29 years of experience. They graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine and is affiliated with Adventhealth Tampa. Dr. Amshel, completed a residency at Maricopa Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Amshel an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Amshel works at Absolute Surgical Specialists in Ruskin, FL with other offices in Tampa, FL and Sun City Center, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation and Anal or Rectal Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield 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.

Find providers based on your care needs

User Ratings (of at least 4.0)
Insurance Accepted
Headshot Available
Accepting New Patients
Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Amshel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Absolute Surgical Specialists Pllc
    1046 Cypress Village Blvd, Ruskin, FL 33573 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 633-0081
    Monday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 19:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Advent Surgical Center
    5013 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33603 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 633-0081
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    Closed
    Thursday
    Closed
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    Absolute Surgical Specialists
    139 S Pebble Beach Blvd Ste 200, Sun City Center, FL 33573 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 633-0081

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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

  • Adventhealth Tampa

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.
Constipation
Anal or Rectal Pain
Hemorrhoids

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.
Constipation
Anal or Rectal Pain
Hemorrhoids
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anemia
  • View other providers who treat Anemia
Anorectal Fistula
Chronic Anal Fissure
Chronic Cholecystitis
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Polyp
Diarrhea
  • View other providers who treat Diarrhea
Dysphagia
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Incisional Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Nausea
  • View other providers who treat Nausea
Pyloric Stenosis
Anoscopy
  • View other providers who treat Anoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Manometry
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Sphincterotomy
Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
  • View other providers who treat Abscess
Acid Reflux
Anal Disorders
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Anal Warts
Anorectal Abscess
Ascites
  • View other providers who treat Ascites
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Breast Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Gastritis
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Fecal Incontinence
Food Allergy
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Gynecologic Cancer
Heartburn
Hernia
  • View other providers who treat Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Ileus
  • View other providers who treat Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lipomas
  • View other providers who treat Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Malnutrition
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Rectal Bleeding
Rectal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Stenosis
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia
Vomiting Disorders
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal Cauterization
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anal Repair
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Esophagogastroscopy
Excision of Anal Tags
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hernia Repair
Impedance Testing
Incontinence Surgery
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Medical Management of Acid Reflux
Medical Marijuana
Pill Prep for Colonoscopy
Pilonidal Cyst Removal
Port Placements or Replacements
Screening Colonoscopy
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
Wound Repair
Check your insurance
    Close Icon
    Please double-check when making an appointment.

    View All Accepted Carriers

    • AARP
    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • American International Group (AIG)
    • AvMed
    • Bankers Life and Casualty
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. d/b/a Florida Blue
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • EmblemHealth
    • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    • First Health
    • Florida Blue
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare

    * 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

    3.9
    Average provider rating
    Based on 53 ratings
    Patient Ratings (53)
    5 Star
    (36)
    4 Star
    (2)
    3 Star
    (0)
    2 Star
    (2)
    1 Star
    (13)
    Leave a review

    How was your appointment with Dr. Amshel?

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

    Dr. Amshel'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. Amshel

    • 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. Craig Amshel, MD.

    About Dr. Craig Amshel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Colorectal 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
    • 29 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, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1356339675
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Miami Hospital and Clinic
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Maricopa Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Kansas School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • UCLA
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Amshel has seen patients for Constipation and Anal or Rectal Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Amshel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    53 patients have reviewed Dr. Amshel. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Amshel.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Amshel, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Amshel 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.

    Telehealth Options
    This provider has not specified a telehealth appointment method. Would you still like to make an appointment with Dr. Amshel, or would you like to choose another provider and have an online appointment right now?
    Find provider online now
    Call now to make an appointment
    (813) 633-0081

    Are you Dr. Craig Amshel, MD?

    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