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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 55

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Phone & Address

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Heacock's Offices

Central Georgia Gastroenterolgy
Central Georgia Gastroenterolgy
791 Poplar St
Macon, GA 31201
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Dr. Heacock's Experience

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Dr. Heacock's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Heacock Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Coliseum Medical Centers
350 Hospital Dr
Macon, GA 31217
Medical Center Navicent Health
777 Hemlock St
Macon, GA 31201

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Patient Satisfaction

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Heacock accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Central Georgia Gastroenterolgy
    791 Poplar St
    Macon, GA 31201
    New Patient:
    (478) 207-5093
    Existing Patient:
    (478) 755-0800
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    Accepted Insurances

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    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Universal American
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  2. Dr. Heacock's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
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    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Heacock

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Howard University College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Nassau Co Med Center
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Heacock & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Heacock's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      Coliseum Medical Centers

    • Medical Center Navicent Health

    • Oconee Regional Medical Center

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heacock

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Dr. Heacock's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Heacock

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.6 out of 5

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