Dr. Joseph Payne, MD

Dr. Joseph Payne, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Payne, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Wilmington, NC. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

1202 Medical Center Dr

Wilmington, NC 28401

Contact Information

(910) 341-3300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colectomy
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Payne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Payne's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Payne to family and friends
4.1
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Payne's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Hampstead, NC |
You couldn't choose a more empathetic and knowledgeable surgeon. His appointment schedule is pretty crowded. Might take a month to see him. Don't do what I did and find someone sooner. It caused me an additional month of discomfort. Thank you Dr "anti"Payne.
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in Oak Island, NC |
I could not have found a doctor that I trust more than Dr. Payne. He exhibits exemplary knowledge, integrity, and kindness, and I have been most fortunate to be his patient.
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in Wilmington, NC |
Dr. Payne treats every case as though he was operating on his own family member. He does everything in his power to ensure the best possible outcome. He is a highly skilled surgeon who His bedside manner is wonderful. He's very personable, gives thorough explainations, and ensures he answers all...more
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Dr. Payne accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Payne has admitting privileges

New Hanover Regional Medical Center
2131 S 17th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
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