Dr. William Donald, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 50

General Surgery

Dr. William Donald, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Mississippi medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Forrest General Hospital and Magee General Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. William Donald, MD

Forrest General Hospital Pthlgy

6051 U S Highway 49 Hattiesburg, MS 39401 ()
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(601) 288-2690

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Dr. Donald's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Donald treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Donald treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rib Fracture

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Donald treats Rib Fracture more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Donald treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Wound Repair

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Donald performs Wound Repair more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Donald performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Donald's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • 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)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • 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)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Donald accepts the following insurance:

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Superior Health Plan
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
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About Me


Dr. William Donald, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


University Of Ms Med Center
Residency Hospital
Univ Of Ms Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
University of Mississippi
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. William Donald, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. William Donald, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Donald frequently treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax), Rib Fracture, and Wound Repair. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Donald treats.

Where is Dr. William Donald, MD's office located?

Dr. Donald's office is located at 6051 U S Highway 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Forrest General Hospital Pthlgy

Forrest County General Hospital6051 U S Highway 49 Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Donald is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Forrest General Hospital

Hattiesburg, MS

74% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% higher than the national average

Magee General Hospital

Magee, MS

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

Merit Health Wesley

Hattiesburg, MS

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

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