Accepting new patients

Dr. John Orchard, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 75

Dr. Orchard

Waccamaw Gastroenterology

1011 N Fraser St Georgetown, SC 29440
Accepting new patients

Make an Appointment

(843) 527-3428

Dr. John Orchard, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Georgetown, SC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

At a Glance

  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital General Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Orchard accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(843) 527-3428

Dr. Orchard accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for South Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Orchard's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Orchard's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orchard treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Orchard treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orchard treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Orchard treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Orchard treats Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Orchard treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Orchard's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Orchard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Orchard

4.5

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(3)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
25%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Orchard?
(Select your rating)
Average Reported Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Orchard's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness

Be the first to leave a comment

How was your experience with Dr. Orchard?

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Orchard, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Georgetown, SC and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Mercy Hospital Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
University Of S Fl College Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
Upmc Mercy
Fellowship Hospital
1973
Upmc Mercy
Internship Hospital

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Orchard treats patients.

Learn more

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average