Dr. Herman Watson, MD

Dr. Herman Watson, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 77

General Surgery

Dr. Herman Watson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. He is affiliated with medical facilities Research Medical Center and Providence Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Locations

Herman Watson

Herman Watson, M.d., Inc.1734 E 63rd St Ste 460 Kansas City, MO 64110
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Watson is affiliated with Research Medical Center Kansas City, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Quiet Hospital Patients said the hospital this doctor practices at is quiet. See hospitals

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Dr. Watson's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr. Watson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson performs Soft Tissue Tumor Removal more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Watson performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Incisional Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson treats Incisional Hernia more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Watson treats this condition more than 53% of his peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Watson performs this procedure more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Watson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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(816) 378-5142

Dr. Watson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

About Me

Biography

Dr. Herman Watson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. He is affiliated with medical facilities Research Medical Center and Providence...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

Harlem Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency Hospital
Truman Med Center West
Residency Hospital
University of Kansas Medical Center
Medical School
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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Herman Watson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Watson frequently treats Soft Tissue Tumor Removal, Incisional Hernia, and Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Watson treats.

Where is Dr. Herman Watson, MD's office located?

Dr. Watson's office is located at 1734 E 63rd St Ste 460, Kansas City, MO 64110. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Herman Watson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Watson has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Watson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Research Medical Center

Kansas City, MO

60% Patients that would definitely recommend, 10% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Providence Medical Center

Kansas City, KS

65% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% lower than the national average

21 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2022)