Dr. Wallace Martin, MD

Dr. Wallace Martin, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(56)
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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
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Top Care Areas

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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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Martin "Simply stated, I attempt to treat patients as they would want their family treated"
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martin to family and friends
4.6
based on 56 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
    (50)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

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 (8)

in Lawrenceville, GA
Dr. Martin and his staff exceeded our expectations in every area! Thank you!
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in Suwanee, GA
Great Doctors are like empty middle seats on a plane; a tough find. Kind of like Dr Martin. Not only is he a skilled surgeon, but his bedside manner is "old school", and I mean that as the highest compliment. He took an extraordinary amount of time to explain my hernia surgery process so I knew...more
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in Lawrenceville, GA
Dr. Wallace Martin is an excellent physician who is a highly skilled surgeon and has a wonderfully kind plus humble bedside manner. He has built his own surgical suites and hired excellent staff to help support his vision for quality patient care. His surgical suites are attached to Gwinnett...more
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in Suwanee, GA
Dr. Martin was recommended by my PCP for a double hernia procedure which was completed by laparoscopy. Dr. Martin took the time to explain the procedure and answered all of my questions. He and his entire staff are very professional, courteous and he doesn't keep you waiting! I would highly...more
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in Duluth, GA
Highly recommend Dr. Martin. Actually takes the time to explain your procedure and plan a coarse of action for your recovery.
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