Dr. June George, MD

Dr. June George, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. June George, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Nevada School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read her story

2751 Debarr Rd Ste 280

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 222-1401

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
high
more than 86% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. George's bio

This content was provided by Dr. George "Dr. George received her B.A. from Stanford University. She received her M.D. degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine in 1986. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of California, Davis-East Bay in 1992. Her focus shifted from general surgery to colorectal surgery in 1993 where she spent a year-long residency for colon and rectal specialization at the Schumpert Medical Center at Louisiana State University. After spending 6 years at the Kaiser Foundation Medical Center in California as an attending surgeon, she decided to go into private practice as a colorectal surgeon. Dr. George moved to Anchorage and established Alaska Colorectal Surgery in 1998."

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

23  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Contra Costa Co Hlth Svcs
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Louisiana State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • U Calif Davis-East Bay
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. George has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. George's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. George to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. George's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. George was very thorough and caring through my cancer diagnosis and surgery and follow up care. She was patient and took time answering all my questions. She never rushed and her focus was entirely on making me comfortable. I highly recommend her as a surgeon.
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Through 2 colonoscopies, an IRC procedure, and a recent hemorrhoidectomy, (a 12 year relationship), Dr. George has listened to needs and concerns, effectively communicated my treatment options, and what I could expect for recovery for each. I tend to be a nervous and am quite modest about such um,...more
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