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Dr. Robert Watson II, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Watson II

Dr. Robert Watson II, MD is a general surgery specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Nevada School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.


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(775) 335-2044

Dr. Watson II accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO

Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (7/7/2014)View details
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. Watson II's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Excision of Skin Lesion
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson II performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Watson II performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson II treats Inguinal Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Watson II treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson II treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Watson II treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones

Dr. Watson II's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abscess
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • Debridement
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Intussusception
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Paralytic Ileus
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Robert Watson is a board-certified general surgeon in the Reno area. He offers same-day surgeries for a variety of conditions, including hernias, gallbladder issues, and some skin conditions. As a former gastric bypass surgeon, he also currently...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Lehigh Valley Hospital
Residency Hospital
1994
University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
University Of Nevada, Reno
Undergraduate School
1999
1994
1990

Dr. Watson II's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Watson II

4.3

Based on 27 reviews

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Dr. Watson is seriously one of a kind. He is the kindest and most compassionate surgeon I have ever met in my life and he truely cares about his patients. I was scheduled to have my gallbladder removed by him and had an insurance issue and had to wait a little longer than anticipated before I would...Read More
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I recently had a hospital stay and it was possible that I may have needed surgery. Although I didn’t have surgery, Dr. Watson saw me every day and answered all of my questions about my condition. He was by far the most conscientious and attentive physician involved, and I chose to do my follow up...Read More
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Dr. Watson is the best hands down. He saved my life. He cares for his patients and goes above and beyond for us. He has always been available to answer any question or concerns during the whole process of surgery. I’m also very grateful for Tina, she has been there from the very beginning and...Read More
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Fantastic. Responsive, caring, skilled, went the extra mile to get me a same-day surgery to remove a foreign object in my foot. Much gratitude.
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Dr. Watson inspires immediate trust. His personability, clarity and willingness to give clear explanations and expectations let me know I was in good hands. I felt safe with him and personally connected with. The surgery itself was without incident. I was seen promptly at the appointed times. And...Read More
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    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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