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Dr. Joseph Wasselle, MD

General Surgery*
3.5 (22)
Map Pin Small Melbourne, FL
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Joseph Wasselle, MD

Dr. Joseph Wasselle, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Melbourne, FL. They specialize in General Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine and is affiliated with Holmes Regional Medical Center, Melbourne Regional Medical Center and Sebastian River Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Wasselle an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Wasselle works at SMG General Surgery, Melbourne in Melbourne, FL. 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.

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Dr. Wasselle's Office Locations

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    SMG General Surgery, Melbourne
    240 N Wickham Rd Ste 311, Melbourne, FL 32935 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (321) 752-1660

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  • Holmes Regional Medical Center
  • Melbourne Regional Medical Center
  • Sebastian River Medical Center

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Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
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Breast Cancer
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Carotid Artery Disease
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
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Gastroparesis
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Prolapse
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Cancer
Lymphangioma
Lymphedema
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spider Veins
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Stomach Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
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Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Adrenalectomy
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bunion Surgery
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Colon Surgery
Colostomy
Cystectomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
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Gastrotomy
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Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid Surgery
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Pyloromyotomy
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Skin Grafts
Sphincterotomy
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thyroid Biopsy
Tracheal Surgery
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Vagotomy
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Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Wedge Resection Colon
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    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1245295898
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University South Fla
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    Medical Education
    • University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
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    Dr. Wasselle works at SMG General Surgery, Melbourne in Melbourne, FL. View the full address on Dr. Wasselle’s profile.

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