Dr. Wallace Martin, MD

Dr. Wallace Martin, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Wallace Martin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.

631 Professional Dr Ste 300

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Contact Information

(770) 962-9977

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Martin'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. Martin "Simply stated, I attempt to treat patients as they would want their family treated"

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martin's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martin to family and friends
64 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (64)

  • 5
    (57)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Martin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Dr. Martin and his staff were extremely caring, professional & made me feel very comfortable. I've had a few surgeries in the past but this was just about painless! Dr. Martin went out of his way to explain the procedure & answer all my questions. They rock!
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Had to have a wide excision done for a skin cancer, Dr. Martin took time to explain the surgery to me and then explain my results never rushed me and let me ask as many questions as i needed to. Appreciated his attention to detail and care of his patients.
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Great Dr. and wonderful bedside manner.
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He is the best. easy to talk to and very kind. Takes time to explain everything in a way that is easy to understand.
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Dr. Martin removed my gallbladder 2 weeks ago and I must say he did a phenomenal job. I am healing very well and fast and the small surgical scars are barely visible. Dr. Martin is quite personable and was a true pleasure to meet. It shows he truly cares about his patients and their well-being. I...more
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