Dr. Paul Whitwam, MD

Dr. Paul Whitwam, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Paul Whitwam, MD is a general surgery specialist in Roswell, NM and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 1972 and specializes in general surgery.

601 W Country Club Rd Ste 102

Roswell, NM 88201

Contact Information

(575) 623-3333

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Whitwam'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Whitwam does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Whitwam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Whitwam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitwam's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitwam to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Whitwam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Performed hernia surgery without explaining whether or not to use mesh. Complications afterward and staff/Doctor refusing to assist.
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