Dr. William Arnold, MD

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Dr. William Arnold, MD
Dr. William Arnold, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Arnold is affiliated with Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center and St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center.

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Dr. Arnold's Care Philosophy

We provide bariatric services that range from medically supervised weight loss to state-of-the -art minimally invasive surgery. Bariatric procedures include: gastric sleeve, Roux en Y gastric bypass, duodenal switch. In addition, we provide evaluation and treatment for complications or problems associated with previous bariatric surgery regardless of where the original operation was performed. We also evaluate and treat a wide range of general surgery conditions. Many of these conditions can be treated using minimally invasive techniques with the laparoscope or the robot. We also provide endoscopic procedures for screening and diagnostic purposes.

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Dr. Arnold'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 (5)
in Phoenix |
Saved my life. I recommend Dr. Arnold to anyone interested in weight loss surgery.
in Phoenix, AZ |
Dr. Arnold performed my surgery on 3/28. He was great. Had very little pain. He is a great doctor.
in Phoenix, AZ |
First experience and very pleased. Highly recommend!
in Coolidge, AZ |
I would recommend him to everyone and i do i have had my family see him. He is awsome. He has great bed side manner he tells you truly what to expect durning and after surgery. He truly care for his patience. I have had a gastric bypass lost lost of weight and still dropping i dont get to see him for a year now but if i ever need anything all have to do is call and he will help me. He has a great support program. Thank you Dr.Arnold
in Goodyear, AZ |
I went to see Dr. Arnold after having difficulty keeping food down with my lap band that was placed by another physician 7 years prior. He ordered a swallow study and discovered the lap band had migrated into my esophagus. We planned surgery and removed the lap band and placed a gastric sleeve. He is amaging, his staff, Elena the MA, Jocelyn the MA, Trudy, the Nurse Navigator are amazing as well. Down to earth and kind.
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Dr. Arnold's Care Philosophy

We provide bariatric services that range from medically supervised weight loss to state-of-the -art minimally invasive surgery. Bariatric procedures include: gastric sleeve, Roux en Y gastric bypass, duodenal switch. In addition, we provide evaluation and treatment for complications or problems associated with previous bariatric surgery regardless of where the original operation was performed.

We also evaluate and treat a wide range of general surgery conditions. Many of these conditions can be treated using minimally invasive techniques with the laparoscope or the robot. We also provide endoscopic procedures for screening and diagnostic purposes.

Dr. Arnold's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Obesity
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    Keck Shool Of Medicine-Usc

    Graduated in 1997

  • Internship Hospital
    Tufts University Medical Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Tufts University Medical Center

    Completed in 2004

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mayo Clinic Scottsdale

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California, Davis

    Graduated in 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic