Dr. William Turton Jr, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(17)
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Dr. William Turton Jr, MD
Dr. William Turton Jr, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Lagrange, GA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Turton Jr is affiliated with West Georgia Medical Center.

301 Medical Dr Ste 506

Lagrange, GA 30240

Contact Information

(706) 880-7320

Dr. William Turton Jr, MD

Dr. William Turton Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Turton Jr

Care Philosophy

Recognizing obesity as a major health problem that contributes to other medical problems such as diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea, and hypertension, I am excited seeing these conditions improve or resolve after weight loss surgery.
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Dr. Turton Jr's Experience

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Dr. Turton Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
7

Conditions Treated

  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Weight Loss
18

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colon Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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

  • Georgia Southwestern College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Turton Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turton Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turton Jr to family and friends
4.1
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Turton Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Rome, GA |
Dr Turton and his staff are amazing.. I couldn't ask for a better doctor and his assist Hope is also amazing
Atlanta, GA |
Our love one had the gastric sleeve, and was suppose to leave the hospital in three days and he never recovered. People please do your research and make sure that your are ready to have this type of surgery and please don't rush it.
in Lagrange, Ga. |
I would highly recommend Dr.Turton. This was the first time I have had him as my physician. He is direct,yet compassionate.He makes sure surgery is the last step in your recovery. He will be the surgeon I will request from now on.
in Columbus, Georgia |
He is Great! Nice and he gets down to the point. No beating around the bush. He will go out of his way to help you! He did it for me!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Turton Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Turton Jr has admitting privileges

West Georgia Medical Center
1514 Vernon Rd
Lagrange, GA 30240
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