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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russ Birdwell is Good. Dr. Birdwell has been reviewed by 33 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Russ Birdwell, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Appendectomy
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Skin Cancer
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Birdwell graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock.


Dr. Birdwell has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Frisco Medical Center 
  • Baylor Medical Center At Garland 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Russ Deacon Birdwell MD is a male Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Russ D. Birdwell practice?
Dr. Russ Birdwell has 2 office locations.
Dr. Russ Birdwell practices Surgery near Garland, TX.
Additional practice locations include: McKinney, TX.
See Garland Surgeons.