Dr. Sarah Willard, MD

Dr. Sarah Willard, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Sarah Willard, MD is a general surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

2001 Laurel Ave # NG6

Knoxville, TN 37916

Contact Information

(865) 331-2784

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Burn Injuries
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Willard'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

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Mn Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Willard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Willard's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Willard to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Willard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

DR WILLARD FIRST IS VERY PERSONABLE . SHE ACTUALLY REALLY CARES ABOUT HER PATIENTS AND THE STAFF AT THE HOSPITAL. I WORKED AT FORT SANDERS AND SCENE FIRST HAND HOW MUCH SHE REALLY CARES PLUS SHE LOVES TENNESSEE FOOTBALL . THERE ARE DOCTORS AND THERE ARE GREAT DOCTORS AND SHE IS ONE OF THEM, I...more
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VERY KNOWLEDGABLE, UNDERSTANDING, AND PATIENT. EXCELLENT SURGEON.
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Im only giving her at 2 bc my 1st visit was good and I left feeling positive about my Dr who appeared both respectful & kind. I was referred to Dr. Willard after being hospitalized for a diabetic wound tx. During my 2nd visit i asked some questions about what was needed for wound care @ home. I am...more
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