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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.7 Stars
75 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Great Lakes Surgical Specialists
Hamot Professional Building
104 E. 2nd St.
7th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-4577
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Residency:
Wright State University Miami Valley Hospital,
Dayton, OH


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November 10, 2016

Very good experiences while going through such a possibly traumatic time. I have always felt well taken care of and important in the eyes of my provider.

November 10, 2016

Experience was as good as possible everything considered.

November 03, 2016

Doctor Dexter is a nice guy. Very easy to talk to. Made my appointment smooth sailing.

October 06, 2016

Dr. Dexter was very business like yet acted very concerned and caring.

September 15, 2016

good experience. learned about what my problem

June 28, 2016

Saw doctor one hour after scheduled appointment time

June 24, 2016

Dr Dexter is not only the best skilled surgeon in that office he is the most kind and caring Dr I have ever met!!!

June 16, 2016

Dr. Dexter is always professional, on time and concerned about my health. I have referred him to friends who may need his services.

June 02, 2016

Dr. Dector was very professional and supportive during this very difficult time in my life. I am delighted that Dr. Radder recommended him to me. not made me feel that UPMC Hamot is full of some of the best doctors: Dr Radder, Dr Henry and Dr Dextor!

May 16, 2016

Dr. Dexter is a rare surgeon. Not only is he an excellent surgeon but he has excellent people skills. He exudes concern and patience. His demeanor is relaxed and his approach is caring. He has a great way of using humor to relax the patient and family.r He encourages patient engagement in the visit. He spends whatever time is necessary to answer questions or concerns. He inspires such confidence that by the end of the visit he was able to reduce my anxiety level substantially and he empowered me to proceed with my needed surgery. Knowing I was anxious, he made a date available within the same week. The day of surgery his calm, confident demeanor and a brief touch of my hand, had me headed off to surgery confident and ready to be on the the road to recovery. He is a remarkable healer!