Dr. Glenroy Heywood, MD

Dr. Glenroy Heywood, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Glenroy Heywood, MD is a general surgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

4901 Lang Ave NE Ste 202

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Contact Information

(505) 200-3808

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Top Care Areas

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Pancreatic Cancer
more than 70% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 63% of peers
more than 57% of peers

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Dr. Heywood's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Heywood "Dr. Glenroy Heywood is a Phlebologist serving the Albuquerque area for more than 14 years. Dr. Heywood is experienced in Vascular Treatment, Varicose Veins and Microsclerotherapy. Professional Associations American College of Surgeons Society of Surgical Oncology Pancreatic Cancer Research Team American Association for Cancer Research American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association American Pancreatic Association NIH Alumni Association Awards & Accolades 2011, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2003 - UNM Department of Surgery Teacher of the Year Award American Association of Cancer Research Scholar Award in Cancer Research - 2000 1998- American Society of Clinical Oncology Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop Office Hours Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm "
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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • UMDNJ New Jersey Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heywood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heywood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heywood to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Heywood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Mr. Heywood treated me like a burden. Did not explain future treatments and process of treatment to reach an unexplained goal. Very confusing and indifferent. I wanted a clear plan and a clear goal, however, i was not able to get that from him.He dosed off at one point while speaking with him. I...more
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extremly knowledgeable,very helpful and kind. Saved my life
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I am not a patient of this MD but happen to know 3 people whose lives he saved through his stellar knowledge of general surgery and his ability to identify and rectify botched surgeries, which is a real talent (fixing someone else's messes). He doesn't have the best demeanor, but he is a wonderful...more
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He was terrible rude, and condescending. He bragged how wonderful he was more than explaining what he thought was wrong and when he did say what was wrong he had no clinical way of backing it. He used the word GI CRIPPLE many times in describing me and also told me that he didn't need me I needed...more
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