Dr. David Watts, MD

Dr. David Watts, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Watts, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Provo, UT. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

3550 N University Ave Ste 250

Provo, UT 84604

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 90% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 71% of peers
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 24% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Watts "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Thyroid Disease
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Madigan Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watts to family and friends
4.2
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Watts' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Spanish Fork, UT |
Dr. Watts saw me on a Friday, assessed my situation and determined that it warranted urgent gallbladder surgery and removal of gall stones from my common bile duct. Saturday the surgery took place. He is very professional, answered all of my questions, was concerned about my pain and overall...more
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Utah |
He is great with his patients. He has great experience and talent to do what he does.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Watts accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Watts has admitting privileges

Utah Valley Regional Medical Center
1034 N 500 W
Provo, UT 84604
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Mountain View Hospital
1000 E 100 N
Payson, UT 84651
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Timpanogos Regional Hospital
750 W 800 N
Orem, UT 84057
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