Dr. Elizabeth Lawson, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Lawson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Elizabeth Lawson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Johnson City, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

3 Professional Park Dr Ste 31

Johnson City, TN 37604

Contact Information

(423) 975-5650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Lawson'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lawson does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Tenn/City Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lawson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lawson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lawson's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lawson to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lawson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I saw Dr. Lawson today and I can't say enough about how impressed I am. She is not only extremely knowledgable, but she also made me feel so comfortable and at ease. My husband was equally impressed. She explained everything so thoroughly and answered all our questions like she had all the time...more
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I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 35 & was so scared. Dr. Lawson knew my scans upon my first visit & had a treatment plan in mind. She was down to earth & genuinely concerned with my well being. She & her staff advocated for me twice with outside offices to coordinate my surgery. They made me...more
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I will not recommend Dr. Lawson. She is condescending and rude. She does not listen to patient concerns and spoke to me as though I was not intelligent. I hate that my insurance will be paying her for the visit. Her nurses and staff are kind and work with you, which is the only reason that I would...more
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She took so much time explaining everything to me. Very compassionate
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Great Doctor. She is very passionate and understanding. I would recommend her.
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