Dr. Gary Walker, MD

Dr. Gary Walker, MD

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Dr. Gary Walker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.

1924 Pine St Ste 502

Abilene, TX 79601

Contact Information

(325) 670-2519

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Abdominal Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Breast Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Breast Diseases more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vagotomy
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Walker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    Baylor University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1980
    Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School
    1979

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4.5

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A caring professional, would not hesitate to call on him again as a surgeon if needed.
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I don't like to think wrong of anyone but people should know certain things to make informed decisions about their care. I was referred to Dr. Walker due to a lump on my leg. He treated me, performing a surgical procedure to install a drain and did a biopsy even. All the while he called this lump a...Read More
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I had a breast biopsy this past summer and had a complication - not Dr. Walker's fault. He was awesome in that he treated me with courtsey and respect. He dealt with the complication and all is certainly well. Excellent surgeon, kind and empathetic, great staff! I'd recommend him to anyone.
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I had a cholecystectomy performed by Dr. Walker in July 2016. He is a very honest, knowledgeable surgeon who will certainly not perform an unnecessary procedure. He is patient and was very diligent with answering any questions that I had. Most importantly, he was very explicit regarding the risks...Read More
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Of all the Dr.'s I have been to, Dr. Walker is heads above anyone else. His staff, his bedside manner, his surgical skills are heads above anyone else. He makes you feel at ease and explains in detail what he is going to do and makes sure you understand. Again, by far the greatest doctor I have...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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