Dr. Robert Williams, MD

Dr. Robert Williams, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Robert Williams, MD is a general surgery specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Salem Surgical Associates

1898 Braeburn Dr

Salem, VA 24153
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Virginia Premier

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Williams' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Lump
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Breast Lump more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Mastectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Mastectomy more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

Dr. Williams' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cyst
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fibrocystic Breast Disease
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lumpectomy
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Nipple Conditions
Paracentesis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ultrasound, Breast
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Effective treatment of breast cancer begins with a proper diagnosis. Breast cancers are as varied as the women affected by them. By examining the many different characteristics of the cancer, our team can size up its personality . Our surgical practi...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University South Carolina School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of South Carolina School Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1988
University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1987
Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
Medical School
1978
Wake Forest University
Undergraduate School
1993
1991
1988
1987
1978

Awards

Dr. Williams' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Williams

3.8

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
61.111111111111114%
(11)
4 Stars
11.11111111111111%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Williams' Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Robert Williams, MD
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I was diagnosed with breast cancer in December. During my first visit with Dr. Williams, many of my fears were alleviated. Dr. Williams took the time to be patient and caring. He listened to my concerns and questions and answered them honestly. He explained the risks and benefits of the...Read More
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He's never rushed. He listens to everything I talk about. He has always made me feel special. He even takes his time to pray with me before surgery. Who does that?! It's wonderful!! Everything has turned out great with him. Cancer free!!
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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