Dr. George Ivey, MD

Dr. George Ivey, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. George Ivey, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cookeville, TN and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

340 N Cedar Ave

Cookeville, TN 38501

Contact Information

(931) 528-6496

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
more than 96% of peers
Biopsy of Breast
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ivey does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery

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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.

1 Board Action
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (9/16/2015)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee

Education

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ivey has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ivey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ivey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ivey to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ivey's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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