Dr. William Whitehead, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 79

General Surgery

Dr. William Whitehead, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS. He is affiliated with Forrest General Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. William Whitehead, MD

Hattiesburg Clinic

415 S 28th Ave Hattiesburg, MS 39401 ()
Accepting new patients

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(601) 264-6000

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Dr. Whitehead's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehead performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Whitehead performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehead performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Whitehead performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitehead performs Gallbladder Removal more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Whitehead performs this procedure more than 47% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Whitehead's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lipomas
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

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Dr. Whitehead accepts the following insurance:

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HealthyBlue 2.0
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Dr. Whitehead's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. William Whitehead, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS. He is affiliated with Forrest General Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
Tulane U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Dr. Whitehead frequently treats Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage, and Gallbladder Removal. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Whitehead treats.

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

Dr. Whitehead's office is located at 415 S 28th Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Hattiesburg Clinic

Hattiesburg Clinic415 S 28th Ave Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Forrest General Hospital

Hattiesburg, MS

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