Dr. Deborah Skelton, MD

GastroenterologyFemaleAge 68

Dr. Skelton
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Digestive Disease Clinic

971 Lakeland Dr Ste 1160 Jackson, MS 39216

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Dr. Deborah Skelton, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Jackson, MS and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Mississippi School of Medicine medical school in 1981. She is affiliated with Saint Dominic-jackson Memorial Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Skelton to book an appointment.

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No likelihood of ever recommending her to anyone. My daughter went to her and she was very rude and disrespectful to her. Had some very colorful language about another patient!! Very very unprofessional! My daughter left there in tears not knowing anymore than when she arrived!
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Biography

Dr. Deborah Skelton, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Jackson, MS and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1986
Duke University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
U Tex SW
Residency Hospital
1982
U Tex SW
Internship Hospital
1981
University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Medical School
,

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What are Dr. Deborah Skelton, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Skelton frequently treats Diarrhea, Hemorrhoids, and Hernia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Skelton treats.

Where is Dr. Deborah Skelton, MD's office located?

Dr. Skelton's office is located at 971 Lakeland Dr Ste 1160, Jackson, MS 39216. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Skelton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skelton treats Diarrhea more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Skelton treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skelton treats Hemorrhoids more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Skelton treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Skelton treats Hernia more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Skelton treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Dr. Skelton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

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(601) 981-2404

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Digestive Disease Clinic

Digestive Disease Clinic971 Lakeland Dr Ste 1160 Jackson, MS 39216
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