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Dr. Christopher Gates, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Gates

Dr. Christopher Gates, MD is a general surgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from New York State University Syracuse Ny in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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(706) 855-9565

Dr. Gates accepts the following insurance:

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1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (11/18/2014)View details
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Dr. Gates' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Adhesions
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Amputation
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aorta-Pulmonary Artery Fistula
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Appendectomy
  • Artery Disorders
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biopsy
  • Bowel Resection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Breast Tumor
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Complications from Heart Procedures
  • Complications from Vascular Devices
  • Complications from Vascular Procedures
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Doppler Test
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Fissures
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Treatment for Colorectal Disease
  • Ligation
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Lump
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mass
  • Mastectomy
  • Mole Removal
  • Obesity
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Adrenal Artery Stenting
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Storm
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Upper GI Series
  • Valvular Stenosis
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Venous Ulcer
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

State of the art, current solutions to surgical problems. We will speed you on the way to recovery with as minimal invasion and recuperative time as possible.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2002
Alumni Councel For Roberts Wesleyan College
1999
Fellow Of The American College Of Surgeons
1998
Southeastern Surgical Congress
1996
Medical University Of South Carolina
Residency Hospital
1996
Medical Association Of Ga
1996
Richmond Cpunty Medical Society
1996
The American Board Of Surgery
1995
Medical University Of South Carolina
Internship Hospital
1995
South Carolina Surgical Society
1992
Medical University Of South Carolina
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Diplomat Of The National Board Of Medical Examiners
1989
New York State University Syracuse Ny
Medical School
2002
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1989

Media & Publications

  • LAP BAND SURGERY ADVERTISEMENT, 2009
  • LAP BAND SURGERY, 2009
  • SINGLE PORT LAPROSCOPIC SURGERY OR SILS (SCARLESS SURGERY), 2010

Dr. Gates' Reviews

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3.7

Based on 12 reviews

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