Dr. Douglas Brewer, MD

Dr. Douglas Brewer, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Douglas Brewer, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Macon, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Colorectal Surgery Associates

240 Sheraton Blvd

Macon, GA 31210
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Colectomy
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Brewer'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. Brewer "Only fellowship trained Colorectal Surgeon. As the first and only in the Central Georgia Area, Dr. Douglas Brewer offers the most advanced and experienced approach to the surgical management of diseases or disorders of the colon, rectum and anus."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

28  Conditions Treated

32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted

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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

  • University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Univerisity Of Louisville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Lahey Clinic Department
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Sydney
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brewer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Brewer does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Brewer and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Brewer's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brewer to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Brewer'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Brewer has done two colonoscopies for me. One ten years ago and the second last week. He is very attentive and professional in the way he conducted himself. His scheduling nurse was also very informative during the process.
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Dr. Brewer is amazing and the care that he shows his patients, from the initial visit on is unmeasurable. He spent hours with me my first visit assuring that my husband and myself understood the entire realm of the needs I had surgically and more so the quality of life it would lead to. He puts the...more
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Excellent surgeon with compassionate care. I would recommend him to anyone with colorectal cancer.
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