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Dr. Sergey Zhitnikov, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.6 (7)
Map Pin Small Drexel Hill, PA
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Sergey Zhitnikov, MD

Dr. Sergey Zhitnikov, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Drexel Hill, PA. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 41 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Odessa Medical Institute Named For Ni Pirogov and is affiliated with Crozer-Chester Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Zhitnikov an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Zhitnikov works at Practice in Drexel Hill, PA with other offices in Broomall, PA and Chester, PA. 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. Zhitnikov's Office Locations

  1. 1
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    501 N Lansdowne Ave Fl 1, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 874-5257
  2. 2
    Han Surgical Oncology - Broomall
    30 Lawrence Rd Ste 700, Broomall, PA 19008 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 394-1330
  3. 3
    Han Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Delaware County -upland
    1 Medical Center Blvd Ste 233, Chester, PA 19013 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (610) 619-8477

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  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Russian
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    NPI Number
    • 1083640478
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Chernigov Regional Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Odessa Medical Institute Named For Ni Pirogov
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    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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