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Dr. Kathryn Norton, MD

General Surgery ·  Female · Age 47

Dr. Norton

Dr. Kathryn Norton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Texas Tech University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.


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(325) 232-8641

Dr. Norton accepts the following insurance:

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Norton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norton treats Breast Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Norton treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Breast Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norton treats Breast Cancer more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Norton treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norton performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Norton performs this procedure more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Norton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kathryn Norton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Texas Tech University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
La State Univ Hlth Sci Ctr
Residency Hospital
1999
La State Univ Hlth Sci Ctr
Internship Hospital
1998
Texas Tech University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2004
1999
1998

Awards

Dr. Norton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Norton

3.6

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
20%
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1 Star
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Dr. Norton's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Kathryn Norton, MD
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Really liked her and her staff. Very Friendly and puts you at ease! I was very scared because just found out i had breast cancer. Time i left her office she had me felling at ease. Loved her nurse.
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The receptionist was terribly rude and I was treated like garbage. She pretty much called me a liar because I misunderstood something the nurse told me. Then she made me feel very uncomfortable because of how combative she was.
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