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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, AZ USA
Undergraduate - University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ USA
- Surgery - General Surgery
Research & Publications
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As of 1/6/2022, Dr. Krpata has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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121 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.7|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
16 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 21, 2022
Dr. Krpata seemed to listen to me and took time to make sure my questions and concerns were addressed.
Reviewed on Jul 15, 2022
Reviewed on Jun 2, 2022
I have recently begun to consolidate as much of my healthcare with the Cleveland Clinic, as I can. It makes the record keeping and referrals much easier. So far, I have been very pleased with the time each of the physicians have given me, the concern they have shown, and the care they have given.
Reviewed on May 27, 2022
I truly appreciate the kindness and compassion that both Dr. Krpata as well as his Resident displayed. My case is a complex one and I felt like they both were informed as well as invested in helped by me the best way that they could.
Reviewed on May 10, 2022
Dr Krpata did a hernia surgery in 2017 and did a wonderful job! I now have another hernia so I had to come back to him again.
Reviewed on Apr 4, 2022
Dr.Krpata is a very good doctor. He was able to address my concerns from the first time I saw him in 5/2021 until this video visit. I feel very confident in the things that we discussed. Will be seeing him again in the future for follow up visits.
Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022
Reviewed on Mar 3, 2022
Dr Krapata listened to my concerns and answered all my questions. He is an excellent doctor
Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022
I was very impressed with the the hernia clinic. Dr. Krpata was wonderful. He explained so much to me. He truly cared.
Reviewed on Jan 14, 2022
Excellent experience start to finish,and so thankful to be treated by Dr Krpata.
Reviewed on Dec 20, 2021
Dr. Krpata was kind enough to call me personally in follow up to a question that needed additional legwork on his part to be answered. I sincerely appreciated the kindness he displayed by doing this.
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2021
Great doctor always have been very attentive.
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021
Amazing Dr. And staff!
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021
Dr. Krypata is the most helpful Dr. I have ever encountered.
Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021
Dr Krapta was very easy to talk to and very professional.
Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021
Dr Krpata is a true professional. Cares about his patients
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