Dr. W Batson, MD

Dr. W Batson, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. W Batson, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Med College Georgia in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery.

1050 Grove Rd

Greenville, SC 29605

Contact Information

(864) 234-7654

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Batson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batson performs Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 99% of his peers

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

Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batson treats Elbow Injuries more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Batson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Batson treats Shoulder Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Batson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Batson's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle Fracture
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Wrist
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bunion
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Reconstruction
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tendonitis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Care Philosophy

My Medical Assistants, office staff and I try to provide cost effective treatment of hand, elbow and shoulder problems and injuries an a caring manner.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1983
Derbyshire Royal Infirm
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Greenville Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Shriners Hospital Crippled Chld
Residency Hospital
1978
Greenville Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1977
Med College Georgia
Medical School
1973
U Ga
Undergraduate School
1983
1982
1981
1978
1977
1973

Awards

Dr. Batson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Batson

3.4

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(5)
4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
30%
(3)

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Had an appt. waited 2 months to get in. I arrive a few minutes early, get checked in and waited over an hour and a half. I listened as the doctor brought in patients, and them leaving. I sat and sat...finally after one hour and 45 minutes, I thought enough is enough! I walked out, saw him in the...Read More
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I haven't even seen him yet. First time here. 1000 appt. It is now 1120. Guess I won't be back.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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