Dr. Derek Pendarvis, MD

Dr. Derek Pendarvis, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. Derek Pendarvis, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

725 Jesse Jewell Pkwy SE Ste 285

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

(770) 536-2323

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Pendarvis'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pendarvis "Our physicians and staff are experts when it comes to providing a wide variety of surgical services using the latest minimally invasive techniques. In addition to performing in-office procedures, our surgeons have hospital privileges at Northeast Georgia Medical Center and are proud to perform surgery at NGMC's state-of-the-art North Patient Tower and at Gainesville Surgery Center."

8  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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50  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pendarvis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pendarvis' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pendarvis to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pendarvis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Pendarvis is very personable and is a very good surgeon. My husband and I have both been operated on by him with great results. I would highly recommend him.
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I love Dr Pendarvis! He is caring, efficient and has wonderful surgical skills. After many months of total misery with diverticulitis i finally found Dr pendarvis. He turned my life around. If you need a great doctor, run to him.
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I had my thyroid removed on Wednesday November 22, 2017 and was so impressed with the every aspect of the surgery. My scar is barely visible and the doctor and office staff were very helpful, informative, and pleasant. The doctor also listened to my questions and concerns and spent time explaining...more
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I was in serious need of immediate corrective surgery for a severe hernia condition. Dr. Pendarvis adjusted his surgical schedule to get me in in less than a week. He made the time for me and I cannot say enough about his professional consideration, effort and care. The procedure went off...more
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Dr. Pendarvis is the kind of physician that makes all other doctors look better. He is a true asset to the medical field. He is exceptionally nice and welcoming. He shows genuine concern for my well-being and listened to my issues. He was candid, supportive, and helpful in a way that I have not...more
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