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Michael Bertocchi, MD

Dr. Bertocchi is a general surgeon in the Parker area. He is affiliated with Castle Rock Adventist Hospital and 4 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Dr. Bertocchi saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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72 doctors
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72 doctors
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Dr. Bertocchi saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more leg ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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20 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more pressure ulcer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more osteomyelitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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79 doctors
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39 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more open wound patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more lymphedema patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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100 doctors
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100 doctors
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50 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more broken bone patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Bertocchi saw chronic skin ulcer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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11 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw pelvic fracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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27 doctors
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28 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more inguinal hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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20 doctors
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20 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more varicose veins patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw type 1 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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11 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more venous insufficiency patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Bertocchi saw more gangrene patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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59 doctors
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59 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more biliary tract disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more ventral hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw pneumothorax patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw broken leg patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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31 doctors
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30 doctors
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15 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw femur fracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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18 doctors
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19 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw collapsed lung patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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145 doctors
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144 doctors
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72 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw broken arm patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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301 doctors
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302 doctors
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150 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.

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30 doctors
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30 doctors
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15 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more gallstones patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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107 doctors
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107 doctors
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53 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw sprained joint patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.
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15 doctors
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15 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw more cholecystitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Denver area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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319 doctors
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320 doctors
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159 doctors
Dr. Bertocchi saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Denver area. Learn more.

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Laparoscopic hernia surgery rate

Dr. Bertocchi’s laparoscopic hernia surgery rate is lower than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Bertocchi 13%
Predicted for his patients 24%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery to reduce scarring and pain compared to traditional open surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Laparoscopic surgery involves smaller incisions, less scarring, and sometimes less pain than traditional open surgery.

To help you understand how Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Bertocchi’s hernia surgeries were performed laparoscopically.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of laparoscopic hernia surgeries for patients like Dr. Bertocchi’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient gallbladder removal rate

Dr. Bertocchi’s outpatient gallbladder removal rate is higher than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Bertocchi 93%
Predicted for his patients 78%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient gallbladder removal to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Gallbladder removals are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal compares to a typical doctor who performs gallbladder removals:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Bertocchi’s gallbladder removals were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform gallbladder removals, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient gallbladder removal for patients like Dr. Bertocchi’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient hernia surgery rate

Dr. Bertocchi’s outpatient hernia surgery rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
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outpatient hernia surgery rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient hernia surgery to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Hernia surgeries are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Bertocchi’s hernia surgeries were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient hernia surgery for patients like Dr. Bertocchi’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Bertocchi’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Bertocchi sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Sierra Imaging Center at Parker Adventist Hospital
9399 Crown Crest Blvd
Parker, CO 80138
1,652 miles away
  • Spanish
  • Italian
Advanced Dermatology Skin Cancer and Laser Surgery Center
2352 Meadows Blvd
Castle Rock, CO 80109
1,665 miles away

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Credentials
  • Temple University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1995

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Surgery

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Bertocchi is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Castle Rock Adventist Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Centura HEALTH-PENROSE St Francis Health Services
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • St Francis Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • The Medical Center of Aurora South Campus
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Parker Adventist Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Paramount
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield