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Dr. Paul Cartwright, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 36

Dr. Cartwright

Dr. Paul Cartwright, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus in 2007 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(706) 660-2950

Dr. Cartwright accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Cartwright's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cartwright treats Obesity more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cartwright treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cartwright performs Esophageal Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Cartwright performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cartwright performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Cartwright performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Cartwright's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • High Resolution Esophageal Manometry
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Obesity
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe that all people are created in the image of God and as such it is my responsibility to treat everyone to the best of my ability, regardless of the circumstances. I'm a firm believer in medical education and I will keep my patients and my co...

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Minnesota Institute For Minimally Invasive Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Medical College Of Georgia
Residency Hospital
2008
Medical College Of Georgia
Internship Hospital
2007
University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
Medical School
2007
University Of Missouri, Kansas City
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2008
2007
2007

Awards

Dr. Cartwright's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cartwright

4.6

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
86.84210526315789%
(33)
4 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(1)
1 Star
7.894736842105263%
(3)

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Took my dad to the ER Monday evening. A few hours later they came back and said that he had to get his Gallbladder remove. It took us all day that Tuesday to be able to see Dr. Cartwright because he was so busy all day doing other surgeries, but the wait was Worth it! He IS AMAZING!! I never had a...Read More
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This was my first visit with Dr. Cartwright. I went over my GERD symptoms with him my previous doctor's records he did want to repeat the tests. I explained to him how I couldn't do the Ph test due to my gag reflexes were so bad. He took my concern and advised me he has the wireless one and since...Read More
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I went to the ER with what I thought were ovarian cysts. A few hours later they came back and said Dr. Cartwright wanted to take my appendix out. Before my surgery he came and spoke with me and I can not say enough about his bedside manner. He seems to really care for his patients. The procedure...Read More
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Dr Cartwright is an amazing Dr. I trust him and he is very thorough. I am upset with the after care. The office staff changed after my surgery and I am upset with the lack of communication. I have called multiple times and spoke with the front desk and they wouldn't call back. I sent emails with no...Read More
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I just love Mr.Cartwright he help fine myself he is very kind heart Young man and he care about his patients .
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