Dr. Glen Portwood, MD

Dr. Glen Portwood, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Glen Portwood, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

8210 University Exec Park Dr Ste 100

Charlotte, NC 28262

Contact Information

(704) 547-8818

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ileus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Duodenal Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Portwood'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

85  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Portwood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Portwood's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Portwood to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Portwood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been seeing Dr. Portwood for maybe 10 years. Best doctor ever. He makes sure you understand your situation and the treatment he will be giving you. His bed side manner is great, I never feel rushed when I come to his office. Great staff too.
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Dr. Portwood has been my doctor, and my husband's, for the past 8 years. He has always been very compassionate and concerned. He is great at explaining both procedures and findings. Concerned about comfort and follow-ups. I am a cancer survivor, so I know I have those genetics. My husband has...more
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Listened to me and explained everything in easy to understand terms. Easy to talk to. He removed 3 pre-cancerous polyps during routine colonoscopy. If that had gone undetected it could have killed me. He removed them on the spot - didn't even need to come back for second procedure! Very...more
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Dr. Portwood saved my mom's life a year ago. He also took care of my ulcers, and was wonderful.
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