Dr. George Peterkin III, MD

Dr. George Peterkin III, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. George Peterkin III, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

2500 Fondren Rd

Houston, TX 77063

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
high
more than 88% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
normal
more than 82% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
36

Conditions Treated

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32

Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peterkin III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peterkin III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterkin III to family and friends
2.7
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Peterkin III's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

A kind and caring man, a wonderful staff. Always very responsive. They were a great help when my insurance company tried to short change coverage.
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