Dr. Joseph Bussey III, MD

Dr. Joseph Bussey III, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Joseph Bussey III, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

5455 Meridian Marks Rd Ste 570

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 252-3353

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Appendicitis
normal
more than 28% of peers
Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 23% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 21% of peers

Dr. Bussey III'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.

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of MD Med Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bussey III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bussey III's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bussey III to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bussey III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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