Dr. William Bridges, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Bridges

Takoma Medical Assocs Fam Prac

438 E Vann Rd Ste 200 Greeneville, TN 37743

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(423) 278-1704


Dr. William Bridges, MD is a general surgery specialist in Greeneville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.


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Cigna
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Bridges' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bridges performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Bridges performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bridges treats Abdominal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Bridges treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bridges treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Bridges treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Bridges' 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
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr.Bridges has worked on me 5 times total 1 time it was to fix what a different Surgeon did not do right.. I owe my life to a gifted man that walks with the lord and his staff is the best including his nurse she is a nut but they both care for the patient You are not a number in there eyes YOU ARE A PERSON!!!! Thank you very much Dr.B or i called they the Blue man group lol
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I love the way he treats his patients! He is a great surgeon with compassion and very easy to talk with! I feel very fortunate to have him as my Doctor!!! He has compassion for his patients. Roll Tide.... Happy new year Dr. Bridges... Sincerely Laura McBurnett
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Biography

Dr. William Bridges, MD is a general surgery specialist in Greeneville, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988

Awards

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77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average