Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD

Dr. Preston Purdum III, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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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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Top Care Areas

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

Nausea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Purdum III'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.

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

86  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North 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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purdum III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purdum III's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purdum III to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Purdum III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (2)

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...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...more
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