Dr. Terrence Fullum, MD

Dr. Terrence Fullum, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Terrence Fullum, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

2041 Georgia Avenue North West

Washington, DC 20060

Contact Information

(800) 515-0044

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 96% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 62% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 45% of peers

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  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated



Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fullum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fullum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fullum to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Fullum's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Washington, DC
Dr. Fullum performed weight-loss surgery on me in 2004 and he has also successfully operated on at least fifteen of my closest friends. I was referred to him by a woman while I was shopping at Giant Food Store in Waldorf, MD. I have and will keep referring him to others that suffer the bondage of...more
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in Washington DC
Very Great Doctor, I had surgery with him twice but want him to treat me again but he doesn't take Med Star Insurance. I'm very Sad about that because again he is the BEST !!! He was at Providence Hospital then.
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