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Dr. William Olson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Olson

Dr. William Olson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton, IA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 2000 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.


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(563) 344-8333

Dr. Olson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Health and Life PPO
Coventry Health Care of Iowa
Coventry Health Care of Iowa PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (4/9/2018)View details
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Dr. Olson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olson treats Abdominal Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Olson treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olson performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Olson performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Olson treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Olson treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Olson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Endovenous Mechanochemical Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • In-Office Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Olson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Clinton, IA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 2000 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Burn Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Memorial Med Center Sthn Il University School Med
Residency Hospital
2001
Memorial Med Center Sthn Il University School Med
Internship Hospital
2000
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1987
Monmouth College
Undergraduate School
2005
2001
2000
1987

Dr. Olson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Olson

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I had stopped wearing shorts three years ago due to bulging veins in my leg that were hideous. I made the appointment with Dr. Olson because I was hoping that something could be done. I wasn't even aware that my legs pained me because I'd lived with it for so long...not until they were done and I...Read More
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Dr. Olson is very professional and caring. He will explain what needs to be done and give you the best care plan possible. He is a great surgeon, as he does his surgeries laparoscopicly which made my recovery a lot shorter! I would recommend him to everyone. He has great bed-side manner and has...Read More
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