Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD

Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Belmont, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.

1223 Spruce St

Belmont, NC 28012

Contact Information

(704) 820-9430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Purdum III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Constipation
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Dr. Purdum III treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Purdum III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dysphagia
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Dr. Purdum III treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Purdum III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Reflux Esophagitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purdum III treats Reflux Esophagitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Purdum III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Purdum III's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Giardiasis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Belmont, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1991
    Med College Va
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1987
    Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Purdum III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purdum III

3.9

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Dr Purdum is a wonderful doctor. He is smart and investigates all the possible problems that might be causing your issue. He spends more time than most doctors in the exam room. He diagnosed me with an infection and a pancreatic issue that no other doctor caught. He has a great bedside manner, a...Read More
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I have had several visits with Dr. Purdum III. He does not have the best mannerism with his patients. His clinical nurse is horrible and unfeeling. He did not offer me any hope about my condition, did not ask if I had medication for it and he left me feeling like I had no hope for getting better...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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CaroMont Health

Gastonia, NC

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