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Surgical Specialist, Pediatric Surgeon
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Holcomb is Poor. Dr. Holcomb has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 1 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
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Promptness 1.0
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Courteous Staff 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
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Bedside Manner 1.0
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Spends Time with Me 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Holcomb, MD is board certified in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 29 areas:
  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Adenoma (Warthin's tumor)
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Surgery (Adrenalectomy)
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Esophagoplasty
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallbladder inflammation (Cholecystitis)
  • Gallstones
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Intestinal Obstruction (Duodenal Obstruction)
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Holcomb graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 15 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Cholecystectomy
Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Gallstones
Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)
Laparoscopy
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
Thoracoscopy
Recipient of the john kenneth crispell mem pre-med scholarsh 1976 univ of va
Recipient of the francis e carter sr award montgomery bell acad
Recipient of the william bailey award for honor integrity an montgomery bell acad
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2014)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Holcomb has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Menorah Medical Center 
  • Shawnee Mission Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. George Whitfield Holcomb MD is a male Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. George W. Holcomb practice?
Dr. George Holcomb has 4 office locations.
Dr. George Holcomb practices Surgery and Pediatric Surgery near Kansas City, MO.
Additional practice locations include: Leawood, KS.
See Kansas City Surgeons and Kansas City Pediatric Surgeons.