Dr. Surendar Kilam

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Lethbridge, Alberta Map External Link
Gender:M
Specialty:Surgeon (general)
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Hospital: Lethbridge Regional Hospital
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Online Appt. Scheduling: Y
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Profile updated 30/06/11    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 21 reviews. Dr. Surendar Kilam has a good overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Surgeon (general)-related: microsurgery, general surgery, trauma surgery, transplant surgery
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Date Staff Punctual Helpful Knowledge Review Comments
RID: 3600393
09/11/13 5 5 5 5 Great results with my thyroidectomy. Friendly, listens to you. Leaves a note after procedures.  Respond
RID: 2606655
03/04/13 5 5 5 5 dr.kilam diagnosed my problem immediately and sent me to a o.b.g.y.n.He is compassionate caring gentle and kind.I would recommend him to anyone I wish some of our G.PS had some of these qualities!!!!  Respond
RID: 2459033
27/10/12 4 4 5 4 I could not have asked for a better surgeon for my husbands burst appendix! He was understanding, took the time to listen and answer questions, very kind but assertive. Took every precaution and got things done. What a gem the LRH has in this doctor.  Respond
RID: 1727226
02/03/12 4 4 5 5 Very straight forward. told me exactly what he was going to do and got it done fast!  Respond
 
18/04/11 SYSTEM: 2 negative duplicate or disallowed ratings automatically removed 
RID: 1304027
30/11/10 5 3 3 5 Super Doctor but super busy as well He is the best General Surgeon in Lethbridge so in high demand therefore overstretched He was great with me but I don't understand my issues do I need surgery don't I He ordered a biopsy the radiology said NO so it can be a very confusing time even more so when there is communication breakdown between all There needs to be an alternative surgeon who works alongside Dr Killam and someone who is following up diligently with patients in there before and after care  Respond
RID: 1176782
26/05/10 5 5 5 5 He is the best there is. Kind, compassionate, caring man. Hard to come by these days. He saves lives, including mine.  Respond
RID: 1142668
05/04/10 5 3 3 3 was a good surgeon but never talked to me directly or even explained anything after my surgery. as well as perscribed the ONE drug that im allergic to after my surgery, causing me to spend the whole night puking just hours after my surgery.  Respond
RID: 1086663
22/01/10 5 5 5 5 Dr. Kilam removed my thyroid growth for me. He was very kind and good at explaining the options and procedures. He also was very thoughtful in making the incision as inconspicuous as possible.  Respond
RID: 939354
17/07/09 5 5 5 5 DR.KILLAM WHAT CAN I SAY ,HE OPERATATED ON MY HUSBAND AND WAS SO UNDERSTANDING AND KNOWLEDGABLE AND EXPLAND EVERYTHING TO MY HUSBAND AND MYSELF, HE TOOK THE TIME  Respond
RID: 772155
24/01/09 1 3 1 1 poor, does not explain things. He just does not seem to care about the patient as much as himself.  See Responses
RID: 683752
12/09/08 5 5 5 5 Dr. Killam performed a cholonoscopy on me. He was kind, considerate, explained the proceedure as well as the risks invoved. I did not experience any discomfort and appreciated the fact that Dr. Killam left a report on my bedside table instesd of having to wait days for the results. I would recommend him to anyone. Thank You  Respond
RID: 462440
12/12/07 5 4 5 5 A very nice doctor who listens. Very rare qualities in today's field of health care professionals.  Respond
RID: 364139
11/07/07 4 4 4 4 Dr. Kilam was very kind when he told me about my cancer diagnosis and was not rushed at all.  Respond
RID: 336475
04/06/07 5 5 5 I found Dr. Kilam to be an outstanding Dr and human being. He is humble and soft spoken, compationate, caring, honest and without fault in my eyes. He saved my life and I will not for get that. I would recommend him to anyone in need of medical care. You will find him knowlegable, attentive and thorough. One of the few to be trusted.  Respond
RID: 305206
01/05/07 3 4 4 Had Breast Cancer(lumpectomy) surgery and his final result looks very neat and precise. No problems yet . I had the surgery in July 2005  Respond
RID: 280210
15/04/07 5 5 5 Dr Kilam is a very kind, compassionate, man. He is gentle and has great bedside manner--rare for a surgeon.  Respond
RID: 259454
04/04/07 4 5 5 Dr. Killam performed colonoscopy. He was kind understanding. rather than having to make an appointment to receive result, he left a message after the proceedure that all was OK. A wonderful compassionate man who did not make me wait a few weeks for the results.  Respond
RID: 228677
24/03/07 5 5 5 An excellent surgeon and his bedside manner is indisputably the best.  Respond
RID: 219756
21/03/07 5 2 2 Dr. Kilam is an acceptable doctor provided he receives direction from Calgary doctors with respect to oncology.  Respond
RID: 195762
13/03/07 5 5 5 EXCELLENT DOCTOR AND PERSON, FANTASTIC BEDSIDE MANNER, KIND, UNDERSTANDING AND REALLY LISTENS, DOES NOT JUDGE. THIS DOCTOR IS ONE OF A KIND A DYING BREED.  Respond
RID: 177936
08/03/07 4 5 5 this is one outstanding indavidual! Excellent patient relations - an outstanding doctor and person generally!  Respond
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