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Dr. Joshua Worthington, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 37

Dr. Worthington

Surgical Associates Cleveland

2253 Chambliss Ave NW Ste 100 Cleveland, TN 37311

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Dr. Joshua Worthington, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cleveland, TN and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 2009 and specializes in general surgery.


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Colon resection to remove tumor.released from hospital after 4 days in extreme pain, no bowel movement & not well at all. after less than 18 hrs home had to return to hospital, admitted had several scan, unable to move bowel empty bladder, vomiting and fever. Had scans that clearly showed anastomotic leak, obtruction, very destended abdomen and lots of ascitic fluid. This was on a Friday...I was allowed to lay in hospital in the most excruciating pain till Monday before taken back for surgery.
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Professional service provided. No complaints. Dr. Worthington and staff do their work seamlessly. Great to have had them as my medical team.
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Very caring and did intestinal resection and removed tumor. Explained everything extensively very knowledgeable
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About Me

Care Philosophy

To do the best surgery with the least discomfort to the patient as well as getting them back to full activities quickly.   

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2015
Univ Of Tn Coll Of Med, Chattanooga Unit/Erlanger Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2009
Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
Medical School
2005
Clemson University
Undergraduate School
2015
2009
2005

Awards

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(423) 472-5423

Dr. Worthington accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Blue Network E
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Worthington's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Umbilical Hernia
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Dr. Worthington treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Worthington treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Wound Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Worthington performs Wound Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Worthington performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Appendicitis
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Dr. Worthington treats Appendicitis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Worthington treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis

Dr. Worthington's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair