Dr. George Eckles Jr, MD

Dr. George Eckles Jr, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
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
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
4

Conditions Treated

  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Obesity
  • Thyroid Disease
3

Procedures

  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 4/9/2013
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    State: Tennessee
  • 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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Eckles Jr accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Eckles Jr has admitting privileges

Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville
651 Dunlop Ln
Clarksville, TN 37040
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