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Dr. Lawrence R. Black
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Lawrence R. Black

Lawrence R. Black
DO, FACOS
General Surgeon

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Surgical treatment of breast cancer, gastrointestinal surgery, hernia repair, soft tissue infections

Overview

Centers

Fort Myers (General surgery)
Fort Myers (General surgery)
26.544342755715714, -81.84966102923194
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Treatments

Breast Surgery
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Surgery
Service/Cancer/Surgery/Breast surgery
General Surgery
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Surgery
Service/Cancer/Surgery/General Surgery

Dr. Lawrence R. Black, DO, FACOS offers the highest level of general and breast surgery in the Fort Myers area. As a skilled and trusted surgeon, Dr. Black treats a wide variety of surgical cases on a daily basis, and will work diligently with you on the road to recovery.

Dr. Black's office is warm and inviting because we want our patients to feel completely relaxed during their visit. 

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • General Surgeon, Fort Myers, FL

Education

Universities

  • Westminster College, Bachelor's of Science in Biology, New Wilmington, PA
  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO

Residencies

  • Lansing General Hospital, General Surgery, Lansing, MI

Internships

  • Kirksville Osteopathic Health Center, Chief Intern, Kirksville, MO

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Surgical Treatment of Breast Disease and Cancer. Breast lumpectomy, mastectomy, sentinel and axillary node dissection. Coordination of breast reconstruction.
  • Chemotherapy catheter placement and removal.
  • Gastro-Intestinal Tract, Gallbladder disease, gallstones, gallbladder removal.
  • Hernia repair: inguinal, femoral, ventral, incisional, umbilical, epigastric.
  • Soft tissue infections, abscess, pilonidal disease, removal of soft tissue masses.

Professional associations