Dr. Garrison L. Whitaker, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 40

1605 Airport Fwy
Bedford, TX 76021
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North Hills Hospital
4401 Booth Calloway Road
North Richland Hills, TX 76180

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1605 Airport Fwy
Bedford, TX 76021
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    Dr. Whitaker's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Whitaker

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Howard Univ. College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Drexel University College Of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Drexel University-Graduate Medical Education

    Fellowship Hospital

    Drexel University College Of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital
    University Louisville
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Michigan
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Whitaker & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Whitaker's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    national average
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    Office Locations

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    1605 Airport Fwy
    Bedford, TX 76021
    (817) 685-4263 (Office)
    (817) 494-1875 (Fax)
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