Dr. George Eckles Jr, MD

Dr. George Eckles Jr, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. George Eckles Jr, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Murfreesboro, TN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

2811 Windsong Pl

Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Contact Information

(615) 542-6720

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
high
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Disease
normal
more than 5% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Eckles Jr'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

  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Obesity
  • Thyroid Disease

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/3/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: 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 1973
  • Emory Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Emory Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Eckles Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Eckles Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eckles Jr' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eckles Jr to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Eckles Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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