Dr. Walter Blum, MD

Dr. Walter Blum, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. Walter Blum, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dillon, SC and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in general surgery.

409 E Madison St

Dillon, SC 29536

Contact Information

(843) 774-0800

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 88% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Blum'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Nyu Bellevue Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Nyu Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Nyu Bellevue Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blum's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blum to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Blum'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

he was very good concearned and listened his staff was excellent also they helped and were concered also and they are best in Dillon sc
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