Dr. Christopher Wixon, MD

Dr. Christopher Wixon, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Christopher Wixon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

4750 Waters Ave Ste 500

Savannah, GA 31404

Contact Information

(912) 352-8346

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wixon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 95% of peers
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Wixon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wixon "Individualized, conservative decisions which take the whole patient into account."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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33  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Franklin and Marshall
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • E Carolina University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Az College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Utrecht
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Halsted Teaching Award, 2001
  • Halsted Teaching Award, 2006
Media & Publications

Dr. Wixon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wixon's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wixon to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wixon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Wixon is excellent. His skills, patient care, and efficiency are exceptional. I have had three surgeries and all have been successfull and painless. He is very compassionate and caring with his patients.
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