Dr. Matthew Tufts is a Board Certified General Surgeon specializing in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Laparoscopic, and Bariatric Surgery.

General Surgery

  • Thyroid / Parathyroid / Parotidectomy
  • Port Placement / Port Removal     
  • Lesion Removal / Cyst Aspiration /Cyst Removal     
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy     
  • Hemorrhoidectomy     
  • Lymph Node Biopsy   
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy      
  • Colonoscopy  
  • EGD - Esophagogastroduodenoscopy     
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Breast cancer surgery 
  • Breast biopsy

Bariatric Surgery 

  • Gastric Bypass
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery

 Robotic, Laparoscopic & Abdominal Surgery​      

  • Appendectomy   
  • Cholecystectomy     
  • Hernia Repair 
  • Colon Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Small Bowel & Colon Surgery    
  • Nissen Fundoplications - GERD / Reflux Surgery
  • Heller Myotomy   


Clinic News

  • September 2019: Joined the well established General Surgery Practice of Dr. John Guarino.               https://guarinomd.com/


  • Wednesday Oct 16th at 5:00pm FREE weight loss seminars as an opportunity to talk with medical expert, Dr. Matthew Tufts. Throughout the seminar, you'll have the opportunity to ask questions, and in most cases, to receive immediate feedback. You are invited to bring a family member, friend, or other support person with you. Bayfront Health Port Charlotte, 2500 Harbor Blvd, Port Charlotte. Call for more information or to RSVP 941-391-5102 . Event will be hosted at Bayfront Health Hospital.