Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD

Dr. Clifford Black Jr, MD

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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

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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
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Dr. Black Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Wound Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Black Jr performs Wound Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Black Jr performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Black Jr performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Black Jr performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Black Jr treats Hemorrhoids more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Black Jr treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Black Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vagotomy
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1988
    Brooke Amc
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1984
    Brooke Amc
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1972
    Us Military Academy
    Undergraduate School
    1972

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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
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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
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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
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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
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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