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 31 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

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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normal

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 31 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
1984
Brooke Amc
Internship Hospital
1983
Emory Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
1974
Georgia Tech
1972
Us Military Academy
Undergraduate School
1988
1984
1983
1974
1972

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Black Jr

3.8

Based on 20 reviews

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1 Star
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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
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