Dr. William S. Taunton Sr., MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 62

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Hospital Quality

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Medical Center Navicent Health
777 Hemlock Street
Macon, GA 31201
Coliseum Northside Hospital
400 Charter Boulevard
Macon, GA 31210

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Accepting new patients?

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Central Georgia Family Medicine
Central Georgia Family Medicine
120 N Lee St Ste A
Forsyth, GA 31029
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    Dr. Taunton Sr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College of Georgia

    Internship Hospital

    Med Center Ctrl Ga

    Residency Hospital

    Med Center Ctrl Ga
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Taunton Sr. & Staff

    • English
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    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. Taunton Sr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Coliseum Northside Hospital

    • Medical Center Navicent Health

    • Monroe County Hospital

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Yes.

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    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Choice Health
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Golden Rule
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthPartners
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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
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    • MultiPlan
    • Pyramid Life
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    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Central Georgia Family Medicine
    120 N Lee St Ste A
    Forsyth, GA 31029
    (478) 994-0437 (Office)
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