Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD

Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Lewis Dickinson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 17 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

Contact Information

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
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess
normal
more than 5% of peers
Anal Fissure
normal
more than 5% of peers
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Dickinson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

This content was provided by Dr. Dickinson "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."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

28  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dickinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dickinson's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dickinson to family and friends
38 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Dickinson'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

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...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...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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