Dr. Elmer Gibbs, MD

Dr. Elmer Gibbs, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Elmer Gibbs, MD is a general surgery specialist in Crossville, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Mercer University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

49 Cleveland St Ste 310

Crossville, TN 38555

Contact Information

(931) 787-1232

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Port Placements or Replacements
more than 86% of peers
Partial Lung Collapse
more than 78% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
more than 76% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

67  Conditions Treated

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58  Procedures

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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.


  • Mercer University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Carraway Methodist Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Carraway Methodist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Vanderbilt Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gibbs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gibbs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gibbs to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Gibbs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Gibbs saved my life after a ruptured appendix. He was awesome. Came every day and sometimes twice a day to check on me after.
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On jan 18,2017 i had to have an emergency surgery to have my apendix taken out and Dr.Gibbs was the surgeon on call and he came to see me in the emergency room and talked to me about what was going to take place and he was very caring and explained everything to me and my husband and the next day...more
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