Dr. Laura Dacks, MD

Dr. Laura Dacks, MD

General SurgeryFemale

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
(843) 549-1421

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(843) 549-1421

Dr. Laura Dacks, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Walterboro, SC. She is affiliated with Colleton Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Dacks to book an appointment.


Coastal Carolina Surgical Specialists

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(843) 549-1421
Coastal Carolina Surgical Specialists120 Medical Park Dr Walterboro, SC 29488

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (6)
  • Staff friendliness (5)
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (12)
  • Office environment (12)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (12)
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Evaluation very thorough and performed well.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Jan 31, 2020
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Very pleased with Dr. Dacks’ professional and caring performance of my surgery.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
Johnathan Mixson – Dec 27, 2019
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Excellent performance. Very helpful of every questions.
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Siyarat in Cottageville, SC – Nov 04, 2018
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Experience and Background Checks


Background Check

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dacks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Obstruction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dacks treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Dacks treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dacks treats Hemorrhoids more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Dacks treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dacks treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Dacks treats this condition more than 66% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones

Dr. Dacks' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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(843) 549-1421

Dr. Dacks accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Veteran Administration Plan

About Me


This physician is accepting telehealth visits. Dr. Laura Dacks provides extraordinary care for families and patients in Colleton and the surrounding counties....Read more


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


Florida State University
Undergraduate School


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Laura Dacks, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (843) 549-1421.

Does Dr. Laura Dacks, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Dacks has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Laura Dacks, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Laura Dacks, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Dacks' profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Laura Dacks, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Dacks frequently treats Intestinal Obstruction, Hemorrhoids, and Cholecystitis and Gallstones. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Dacks treats.

Where is Dr. Laura Dacks, MD's office located?

Dr. Dacks' office is located at 120 Medical Park Dr, Walterboro, SC 29488. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Colleton Medical Center

Walterboro, SC

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average