Dr. Sidney L. Stapleton, MD

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Dr. Sidney L. Stapleton, MD

General Surgery | Male

Surgical Associates 1045 Sycamore Dr # 2, Decatur, GA 30030 Get Directions
(404) 501-7081

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Dr. Stapleton specializes in General Surgery and practices in Decatur, GA. He practices at 1 location.

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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gallbladder Diseases
      • Gallstones
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hernia
      • Hidradenitis
      • Hyperparathyroidism
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Adrenalectomy
      • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Appendectomy
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Reconstruction
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colon Surgery
      • Cyst Incision and Drainage
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Parathyroid Surgery
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Sentinel Node Biopsy
      • Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Thyroid Surgery
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Wound Repair

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      • 0
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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Emory University

        Graduated in 1966

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Maryland Medical Center

        Completed in 1967

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Maryland

        Completed in 1968

        University of Virginia

        Completed in 1971

      • Undergraduate School
        Emory University

        Graduated in 1962

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Stapleton's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Stapleton

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients