Dr. Douglas Widener, MD

Dr. Douglas Widener, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Douglas Widener, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Canton, GA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

1495 Hickory Flat Hwy Ste 200

Canton, GA 30115

Contact Information

(678) 505-4455

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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more than 16% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 15% of peers
Joint Pain
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more than 8% of peers

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Dr. Widener's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Widener "I am a native Georgian and a Veteran of the US Army, having served 9 years as the staff orthopaedic surgeon across the country and overseas.As a former high school and collegiate athlete, I have a passion for treating sports and musculoskeletal injuries. I believe in a team based approach: you, me, and other specialists, such as a physical therapist, all working together for your well being. I enjoy helping patients return to full activity. As your Orthopaedic Surgeon, I am dedicated to helping you with your bone and joint disorders. By listening to you, I will help you develop a plan of care using state of the art medical treatments. Whatever your ailment may be, I am committed to working with you to formulate a diagnosis and develop the best treatment plan that gets you back to your active lifestyle.The surgeon who delivers your healthcare is your choice. My staff and I would like to thank you for choosing us to help you with your orthopaedic needs. Please feel free to call upon us while you are in our care. We are here for you on your journey to a full recovery every step of the way."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Widener "Our mission is to provide excellent, patient-focused and comprehensive musculoskeletal care to the Atlanta community and surrounding areas."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Shoulder Disorders

5  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery

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

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Widener has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Widener's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Widener to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Widener'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

Patient Comments (5)

I highly recommend Dr. Widener! I will be sending my children to him if needed! He was patient, polite and took a genuine interest in my condition. He’s very knowledgeable and explained clearly so a non doctor can understand. He’s given the best care I’ve experienced in a long time. He genuinely...more
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The night before I was going out of town, my knee popped. After getting little sleep that night due to the pain, I called Resurgens. The staff worked with me to get an appointment that day and Dr. Widener took great care of me. I highly recommend Dr. Widener!
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I recently had surgery on my wrist & elbow and Dr. Widener was very professional and showed a personal interest in myself as a patient. He has exceptional references for his profession and has a aura of trust that you feel when he walks into the room. His mild manor and soft tone of speech...more
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Hi Wanda and thank you so much for sharing your experience! We are thrilled Dr. Widener was able to help you and we will be sure to let him know about your kind comments!

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Great Surgeon. I highly recommend him.
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Great bedside care, very friendly and explained what was wrong with my shoulder and how to fix it. He did an amazing job with my shoulder replacement and I have never felt better!
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