Dr. William Banish, MD

Dr. William Banish, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. William Banish, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lancaster, SC and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1991 and specializes in general surgery.

421 W Meeting St

Lancaster, SC 29720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Banish's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Second-Degree Burns
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banish treats Second-Degree Burns more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Banish treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Burn Injuries
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banish treats Burn Injuries more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Banish treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chemical Burn
  • Chemical Burn - Airways
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Chemical Burn - Ingestion
  • Chemical Burn - Inhalation
  • Chemical Burn - Skin
  • Electrical Burn
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Third-Degree Burns
Ulcer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Banish treats Ulcer more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Banish treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Banish's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Banish, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lancaster, SC and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1991 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1991
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Banish's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Banish

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Average Wait Time
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I just had Hernia surgery and this was my first surgery every and it went very well. Dr Banish is great and easy to talk too. I could understand every thing I was very impressed. I will use Dr Banish every time if I could. Lawrence Bynum
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I was in Springs Memorial Hospital the day after Christmas, 2017, after a CT scan for stomach pain I was told I would be having surgery because of a perforated ulcer. First surgery I ever had in 65 years and Dr. Banish performed it! I had a quick recovery after one week in the hospital thanks to...Read More
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I would defiantly recommending Dr. Banish to family and friends. Dr. Banish has been taking care of my surgery needs for the past 4 years. He is a great surgeon. I' am very grateful to him for all he has done for me and my Wife. The staff at General Surgery of Lancaster have been very nice to me...Read More
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I was admitted into the hospital with a bowl obstruction that caused me a considerable amount of pain. I was in his care for 5 days. He spent a maximum of 5 minutes with me through the whole time. I would ask him questions and he would just walk out of the room. He had the nerve to question why I...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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