Dr. Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

112 Haven Dr Ste 2

Dothan, AL 36301

Contact Information

(334) 677-6220

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Whitehurst's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehurst performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Whitehurst performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehurst performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Whitehurst performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehurst performs Gallbladder Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Whitehurst performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Whitehurst's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cystotomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
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
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
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
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rib Fracture
Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    University Ala Birmingham Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1994
    University Ala Birmingham Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School
    1993

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitehurst

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Whitehurst's Performance
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I love Dr.Whitehurst.His staff were friendly and very prompt to see me.Dr.Whitehurst was very polite and very explanatory of my condition.I would highly recommend him.
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Had a 2:30 appt. Arrived at 2:15. Finally got taken to exam room at 3:15. Waited in exam room 30 more minutes and then got up and left. All doctors are cramming their schedule so much that if you don't have the first appt of the day, you will not be seen on time.
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. Only two years and one month ago, was I laying in a hospital bed in the critical condition unit. I will never forget meeting face to face with A Man who had spoken words not everyone get the chance to hear. Heexplained in complete detail the events I had endured and the ones still not quite out...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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