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Sub Specialty:
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
94 Patient
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Great Lakes Surgical Specialists
300 State St.
4th Floor
Erie, PA 16507
Office Phone:
(814) 877-4577


Surgery, American Board of Surgery


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

Wright State University Miami Valley Hospital,
Dayton, OH

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March 05, 2018

Dr. Dexter was very accommodating and fit me into his already full schedule. He was excellent and took care of my Gallbladder situation immediately. I am very appreciative of his flexibility and willingness to help me at the last minute. I would highly recommend him as an outstanding health care provider.

February 07, 2018

Always excellent care in a caring and friendly manner.

February 05, 2018

all good

February 05, 2018

Dr. Dexter performed a Nissen fundoplication. He did an excellent job with the surgery, explaining the procedure and what to expect in the following weeks. I was very satisfied with his service.

January 18, 2018

Dr. Dexter explained everything clearly.

January 10, 2018

Dr. David Dexter is Awesome

January 08, 2018

Dr.Dexter is one of the best out there. excellent bedside manner, he listens to his patients, and cares about their general health and well-being.

December 13, 2017

The office moved from one appointment to the next and I did not get the notice of the move prior to my appointment. On my first scheduled post operative visit with the RN then PA The wait was in excess of 45 minutes.

October 26, 2017

Great visit, DR Dexter looks over all your record before entering the room and goes thru them very carefully, Spends time with you to answer any questions and never feel rushed.

October 02, 2017

Dr. Dexter and his staff were very welcoming and helpful. They made you feel very comfortable and important. they were very caring and freindly