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Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges, MD

General Surgery*
4.2 (19)
Map Pin Small Tucson, AZ
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges, MD

Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Tucson, AZ. Dr. Riesenberg-Karges, completed a residency at Bassett Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Riesenberg-Karges an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Riesenberg-Karges works at Sonoran Sky Surgical, PLC in Tucson, AZ. They frequently treat conditions like Ileus along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona 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. Riesenberg-Karges' Office Locations

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    Sonoran Sky Surgical
    1925 W Orange Grove Rd Ste 201, Tucson, AZ 85704 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (520) 638-8311
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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  • Oro Valley Hospital
  • Northwest Medical Center

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Gallbladder Removal
Ileus
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Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Abdominal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Constipation
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Pelvic Abscess
Umbilical Hernia
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abscess
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Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Appendix Cancer
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Tract Cancer
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
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Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholelithiasis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Esophageal Cancer
Follicular Thyroid Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Ischemic Colitis
Liver Cancer
Lobular Carcinoma
Lung Cancer
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Megacolon
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Hernia
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Rib Fracture
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Nodule
Tonsillitis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Hernia
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wound Repair
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    4.2
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    Based on 19 ratings
    Patient Ratings (19)
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    4 Star
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    1 Star
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    Jan 12, 2024
    I had a great experience at my appointment today with Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges. The receptionist was very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The doctor put me at ease immediately. She took the time to explain the procedure I needed and to listen to my concerns. I highly recommend her.
    — Jan 12, 2024
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    About Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1235371725
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Bassett Hospital
    Residency
    Undergraduate School
    • Saint Louis University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Margaret Riesenberg-Karges, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Riesenberg-Karges is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Riesenberg-Karges works at Sonoran Sky Surgical, PLC in Tucson, AZ. View the full address on Dr. Riesenberg-Karges’s profile.

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

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Riesenberg-Karges. 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. Riesenberg-Karges.

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