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Dr. Timothy Simon, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Simon

Dr. Timothy Simon, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Alpharetta, GA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and surgery.


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(770) 277-4277

Dr. Simon accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Simon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Simon performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Simon treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon treats Anal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Simon treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Simon's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

His focus is compassionate surgical care which includes minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery, anorectal pathology, and inflammatory bowel disease management.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2002
St Josephs Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Emory University
Residency Hospital
1995
Emory University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
Howard University College Of Medicine
Medical School
2002
2001
1995
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Simon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Simon

4.4

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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(17)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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(0)
1 Star
13.636363636363637%
(3)

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Wonderful and competent doctor, great "bedside" manner, explains things thoroughly and he is very pleasant! I was really impressed by the fact that he showed up on time for my surgery - they hadn't even finished getting everything ready yet!
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Great doctor. Highly recommend.
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Great Doctor all 5 stars
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Dr. Simon is an awesome physician. His bedside manner and professionalism is A+. I highly recommend him.
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My husband had been ill for about a year prior to being diagnosed with a bowel obstruction. He was admitted to the hospital on an emergency basis and Dr. Simon was called in to be his surgeon. He was wonderful. Dr. Simon has an anointing for what he does, his explanation of the situation and the...Read More
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