Dr. Derek Robinson, MD

Dr. Derek Robinson, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Derek Robinson, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Birmingham, AL. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Robinson is affiliated with Grandview Medical Center.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 810

Birmingham, AL 35243

Contact Information

(205) 971-2565

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 88% of peers
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more than 69% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 56% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Renal Metabolic Disorders
  • Thyroid Disorders
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
145

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Cirrhosis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Empyema
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Lung Cancer
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemodialysis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Alabama
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Bapt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Bapt Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Robinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Robinson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robinson to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Robinson's 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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Robinson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • 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 HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Robinson has admitting privileges

Grandview Medical Center
3690 Grandview Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35243
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