Dr. Terry Simpson, MD

Dr. Terry Simpson, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Terry Simpson, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

9377 E Bell Rd Ste 207

Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Contact Information

(480) 500-5080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
very high
more than 91% of peers
Stomach Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Simpson'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Simpson "Our clinic has been chosen by many Arizonans for their weight loss surgery. Because we offer a very comprehensive after-care program. Dr. Simpson received his undergraduate, graduate, and medical degrees from The University of Chicago, and conducted his surgical residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle. He is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons, and is a Fellow in The American College of Surgeons."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Va Mason Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Va Mason Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simpson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simpson's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simpson to family and friends
39 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Simpson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (7)

I have had a great experience overall at Dr Simpson's office. The staff have been very kind and helpful. Making appointments has been easy. Wait time is very short. The time from the initial consultation to the surgery was surprisingly short. Dr Simpson is very knowledgeable and has a very good...more
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Dr Simpson is okay at best but his office is a joke, very rude and they have non clinical staff chiming in when it's unethical. Graham and Irma are receptionists and completely unprofessional, Dr. Simpson will make you wait for an hr but give you 5 mins of his time.
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The Dr and staff are fabulous.
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The whole team is very nice Dr. Simpson is the absolute best.
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Everything was great!
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