Dr. George McWhorter, MD

Dr. George McWhorter, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. George McWhorter, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1976 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

401 Tuscaloosa Ave SW Ste 220

Birmingham, AL 35211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. McWhorter'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.

Dr. McWhorter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McWhorter "I am a Gastroenterologist practicing in Birmingham, Al. I have been in private practice 32 years. The hospitals I have clinical privileges are Princeton Baptist Medical Center , Shelby Baptist Medical Center and, St. Vincent's Hospital. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McWhorter "My Patient Philosophy is to treat each and every patient with the care, compassion and the respect they deserve."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. McWhorter does not have any board certifications listed.

80  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pyloromyotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Tuskegee Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McWhorter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McWhorter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McWhorter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McWhorter to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. McWhorter'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

    16 to 30 minutes
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