Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD

Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Med University Of South Carolina Charleston Nc in 1995 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

849 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
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Dr. Dickinson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickinson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Dickinson treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickinson performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Dickinson performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dickinson treats Aneurysm more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Dickinson treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Dickinson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abscess
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Polyp
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Skin Cancer
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Providing a high level or surgical care for trauma patients serving the Coastal Carolina region and surrounding communities. All surgical specialists including specially trained trauma and general surgeons must be available 24/7 for patient trauma care at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Med University Of South Carolina Charleston Nc
Medical School
1990
University Of North Carolina
Undergraduate School
2001
2001
1995
1990

Awards

Dr. Dickinson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dickinson

4.4

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
(32)
4 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.157894736842104%
(5)

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My husband has had two surgeries with Dr. Dickinson. Both times he was wonderful. He is also very good about working with the family and listening to their concerns.I would never let anyone else do surgery on my husband .If you are looking for a skilled surgeon with a kind nature, look no further.
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DR DICKENSON REMOVED MY GALLBLADDER, I WOULD NOT USE ANOTHER DR. HE IS CARING AND I TRUST HIM!!! CAN ANYONE TELL ME WHERE HE PRACTICES NOW
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New to the area, I needed surgery for an abdominal hernia. I was referred to Dr. Dickinson via the Patient Referral Program at the G.S. Hospital. I was very much at ease with this doctor; his professionalism, demeanor and skill is well beyond average; I would trust him anytime with any other...Read More
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I have been Doctor Dickinson patients for nine years 35 surgery on me to remove infection if it was not for him I would have died but thank god for him his my hero. If I have to have surgery anymore I want him right beside. I would be scared to death if he's not in the O.R beside me .he feels like...Read More
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Dr Dickinson takes time to discuss your problem with you and is very thorough. He shows concern for you.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Planned Administration Inc
SelectHealth
Tricare
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