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Dr. Matthew Tufts, MD

General Surgery*
4.8 (20)
Map Pin Small Port Charlotte, FL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Matthew Tufts, MD

Dr. Matthew Tufts, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Port Charlotte, FL. They graduated from University of South Florida and is affiliated with HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital. Dr. Tufts, completed a residency at Wake Forest University. Patients rated Dr. Tufts an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Tufts works at Matthew Tufts, MD in Port Charlotte, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Obstruction and Colorectal Cancer 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.

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Dr. Tufts' Office Locations

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    Matthew Tufts, MD
    4245 Kings Hwy Unit A, Port Charlotte, FL 33980 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 391-5102

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  • HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital

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Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine) Chevron Icon
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Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) Chevron Icon
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    4.8
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    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1306284245
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Wake Forest University
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of South Florida
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Tufts works at Matthew Tufts, MD in Port Charlotte, FL. View the full address on Dr. Tufts’s profile.

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

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Tufts. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tufts.

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

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