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Dr. Emily Cannon, MD

General Surgery ·  Female · Age 37

Dr. Cannon

Wiregrass Surgical

4300 W Main St Ste 24 Dothan, AL 36305

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Dr. Emily Cannon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University Of Alabama School Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.


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(334) 793-1534

Dr. Cannon accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
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Humana
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Dr. Cannon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cannon performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Cannon performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cannon treats Obesity more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Cannon treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cannon performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Cannon performs this procedure more than 57% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Cannon's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Robotic-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Patient care is always my primary concern. I strive to be a compassionate surgeon who always does what is best for every patient. I practice with a firm commitment to the virtue of true caring and concern for others, treating every patient as if they were a member of my family.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2013
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Residency Hospital
2009
Uab Hospital
Internship Hospital
2008
University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
University Of Alabama
Undergraduate School
2013
2009
2008
2003

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wonderful!!! She really took the time to answer all the questions I had about my upcoming procedure.
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Staff was very friendly and my appointment was timely.
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yes,she is very personal and takes the time to consult with me.
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Very friendly
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Everything was great and she was very helpful.
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great
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Dr. Cannon met my expectations due to meeting her for the first time and answered all of my questions.
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Everything was great!
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I've seen Dr. Cannon twice. Once for a carbuncle on my leg and another time for colonoscopy. She was kind and empathetic both times. Very skilled and knowledgeable. The nice finishing touch the last time was her calling personally to give me the benign pathology results from my colonoscopy.
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