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Dr. George Testerman Jr, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Testerman Jr

Dr. George Testerman Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kingsport, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.


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(423) 224-5827

Dr. Testerman Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Testerman Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rib Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Testerman Jr treats Rib Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Testerman Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Wound Repair
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Testerman Jr performs Wound Repair more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Testerman Jr performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Testerman Jr performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Testerman Jr performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Testerman Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Testerman Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kingsport, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1999
Baptist Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
University Of Maryland Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1983
New York Hospital Medical Center Of Queens
Residency Hospital
1980
New York University
Residency Hospital
1978
New York University
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
1997
1983
1980
1978
1978

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