Dr. William C. Abbott, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 63

4123 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
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Dr. Abbott:

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Dr. Abbott's Experience

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Dr. Abbott's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Avenue South East
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Lovelace Medical Center
601 Drive Martin Luther King Jr Avenue North East
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Abbott

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Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
4123 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
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    Dr. Abbott's Experience

    Dr. Abbott's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • Dietetics

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistula Repair
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymph Node Resection
    • Mastectomy
    • Melanoma Removal
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Sphincterotomy
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    • Thyroid Surgery
    Less
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Rectal Diseases
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Abbott

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • 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

    Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    University Nm
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    University Nm
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Harvard Med School
    Complete in 1983
    Royal Marsden Hospital
    Complete in 1984
    St Marks Hospital
    Complete in 1984

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Chicago
    Graduated in 1973
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abbott & Staff

    • English
  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. Abbott's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Abbott has admitting privileges:

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    • Presbyterian Hospital

    • Lovelace Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Abbott

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abbott to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Abbott's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Abbott
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Abbott accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    4123 Montgomery Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505) 884-6742 (Office)
    (505) 884-6845 (Fax)
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