Dr. Roland R. Craft III, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 41

1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 110
Columbia, SC 29204
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Dr. Craft III's Experience

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Dr. Craft III's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals
2435 Forest Dr
Columbia, SC 29204
Palmetto Health - Baptist
Taylor At Marion Street
Columbia, SC 29220

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Dr. Craft III's Appointment Availabilty

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Same Day Next Day
Providence Surgical Associates
Providence Surgical Associates
1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 110
Columbia, SC 29204
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    Dr. Craft III's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Skin Grafts
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
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    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • 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

    Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    University Of South Carolina
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Palmetto Health Alliance

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of South Carolina
    Complete in 2005

    Undergraduate Schools

    College Of Charleston
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Craft III & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Craft III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Palmetto Health - Baptist

    • Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
    • 13 responses

    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Craft III to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Craft III's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Craft III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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    • Pyramid Life
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    Office Locations

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    Providence Surgical Associates
    1655 Bernardin Ave Ste 110
    Columbia, SC 29204
    (803) 409-7130 (Office)
    (803) 252-8280 (Fax)
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