Dr. John Orchard, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 71

1011 N Fraser St
Georgetown, SC 29440
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Dr. Orchard's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Hospital Quality

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Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital
4070 Highway 17
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital
606 Black River Rd
Georgetown, SC 29440

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Waccamaw Gastroenterology
Waccamaw Gastroenterology
1011 N Fraser St
Georgetown, SC 29440
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    Dr. Orchard's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Anoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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    Conditions Dr. Orchard Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Orchard

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • 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

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    Upmc Mercy

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Hospital Pittsburgh
    University Of S Fl College Of Med

    Fellowship Hospital

    Upmc Mercy
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Orchard & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Orchard's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital

    • Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Orchard

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Orchard to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Orchard's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Orchard

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Orchard accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • First Choice Health
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medico
    • National Elevator
    • POMCO Group
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    Office Locations

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    Waccamaw Gastroenterology
    1011 N Fraser St
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-3428 (Office)
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