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Matthew Harold Couch, MD

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Matthew Harold Couch, MD

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Flinders University of South Australia
Internship: N/A
Residency: Texas Tech University
Fellowship: N/A
Specialty Board Certifications: American Board of General Surgery

Procedures and Conditions

Procedures: - Appendectomy (Open and laparoscopic) - Bowel resection (large, small bowel) - Chest tube insertion - Cholecystectomy (Open and laparoscopic) - Drainage of intraperitoneal abscess - Enterostomy - Exploratory laparotomy - Gastrotomy and gastrostomy - Hemorrhoidectomy, fissurectomy, fistulectomy, and sphincerectomy - Ileostomy (temporary, permanent) - Internal hernia including diaphragmatic - Laparoscopy - Lymph node biopsy or excision - Major and minor amputations - Nerve and artery biopsy - Ostomy formation and management (including colostomy) - Radical groin and auxillary dissection with or without removal of limb - Radical, modified radical, total, and segmental mastectomies - Repair of wound disruptions - Skin grafting - Splenectomy and splenorraphy - Tracheostomy - Tube thoracostomy - Comprehensive management of trauma, including musculoskeletal, hand and head injuries, and the complete care of critically ill patients with underlying surgical conditions in the emergency department and intensive care unit. - Colonoscopy - Paracentesis, peritoneal lavage, endoscopy with or without biopsy - PEG insertion - Pericardiocentesis - Thoracentesis Assessment with operative or non-operative treatment of: - Abdominal wall hernias - Breast conditions to include aspiration, biopsy, and evaluation - Conditions involving the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal gland - Condition of the ovary and testes - Cysts and abscesses to include aspiration and incision and drainage - Decubitus ulcers and pressure sores - Diaphramatic hernia - Occult Blood Testing - Peptic and duodenal ulcer disease - Trauma - Tumor, congenital, and inflammatory diseases of the gastrointestinal tract - Tumors, congenital, and inflammatory diseases of the liver and biliary tract - Varicose veins - Wounds and conditions of soft tissue including aspiration, biopsy, and repair

Accepted Insurance

Most insurance plans are accepted. Does not accept Workman's Compensation.

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Matthew Harold Couch, MD

Specialty

General Surgery
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Matthew Harold Couch, MD

Office Locations

Pinellas Surgical Associates
4801 49th St. N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33709
Phone: (727) 526-3468
Fax: (727) 522-3369