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Dr. James Decaestecker, DO

Trauma Surgery*
4.2 (58)
Map Pin Small Englewood, OH
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Decaestecker, DO

Dr. James Decaestecker, DO is a Trauma Surgery Specialist in Englewood, OH. They specialize in Trauma Surgery, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is affiliated with Upper Valley Medical Center and Miami Valley Hospital. Dr. Decaestecker, completed a residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Decaestecker an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Decaestecker works at Gem City Surgeons in Englewood, OH. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Obstruction along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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.

Dr. Decaestecker's Office Locations

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    Gem City Surgeons at Miami Valley Hospital North Campus
    9000 N Main St Ste 233, Englewood, OH 45415 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (937) 552-3438
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30

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Intestinal Obstruction
Ventral Hernia
Ileus
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Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Pelvic Abscess
Proctoptosis
Rectal Prolapse
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastrotomy
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Wound Repair
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Brain Injury
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Burn Injuries
Cholangiocarcinoma
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Empyema
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Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherectomy
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Biopsy of Breast
Bunion Surgery
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colostomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Excision
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Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Hemigastrectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Appendectomy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Renal Transplant
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thoracentesis
Thyroidectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Varicose Vein Procedure
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Behavioral Health Network
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareSource
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Delta Health System
    • First Health
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • Health Net
    • Health Span
    • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Humana
    • Medical Mutual
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Molina Healthcare
    • Mutual Medical
    • Nationwide
    • Ohio Health Choice
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • United Concordia
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Value Options
    • WellCare
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.2
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
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    About Dr. James Decaestecker, DO

    Specialties*
    • Trauma Surgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1376533463
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Upper Valley Medical Center
    • Miami Valley Hospital

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

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    Dr. Decaestecker works at Gem City Surgeons in Englewood, OH. View the full address on Dr. Decaestecker’s profile.

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

    58 patients have reviewed Dr. Decaestecker. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Decaestecker.

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