Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD

Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
(19)
Save
Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Anniston, AL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

1901 Leighton Ave

Anniston, AL 36207

Contact Information

(256) 240-9660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 3 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Black Jr

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 92% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Black Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

57  Procedures

Less
Read Less

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Us Military Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Brooke Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Brooke Amc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Georgia Tech
    Other Education | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Black Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Black Jr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Black Jr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Black Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Black Jr

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
31.57894736842105%
(6)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Black Jr?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Black Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD
RecentHighestLowest
Reply
Had hiatal hernia repair with partial Nissen's couple years ago done by Dr. Black and his team. I am doing fantastic. No more reflux. Larger lung volume. I can burp and vomit without problems. It took about 6 months post op to get to normal which was expected. Medical treatment was not working....Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Greg Mathis in McDonough, GA – Aug 15, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD?
Reply
He is an awesome dr
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Nancy Deupree in Winston Ga, GA – Jul 07, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD?
Reply
I have had gastric problems for many years. Dr Black has taken care of these problems very swiftly. The last problem was caused from my diabetes. My stomach quit digesting food correctly. Dr. Black recommended gastric bypass to correct it. I was told it may also help with ridding me of many...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
L Ramey – Jul 05, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD?
Reply
Dr. Black is wonderful! He performed a revision to my gastric bypass which was originally completed by a different surgeon many years ago. He was very thorough and knowledgeable about what I needed and made me feel comfortable with the revision surgery. He answered all my questions and was not...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
Oxford, Al – Feb 01, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD?
Reply
I had a gastric sleeve performed by Dr. Black on 5/9/17 and it was a great experience. I love Dr. Black and his staff but the surgery itself was okay also and I've had a lot of surgeries. Dr. Black explained everything in detail as far as the surgery itself and aftercare and took care of all the...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
Rose Bleecker in anniston, al – Dec 12, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Black Jr?