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Dr. Britton West Is this you?

About

Dr. Britton West, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fort Worth, TX, with another office in Fort Worth, TX. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Colon and Rectal Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. West is affiliated with Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth, Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South and Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Fort Worth. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Britton West has the following 2 specialties

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

    Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

Board Certifications

Dr. Britton West is Board Certified in 2 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Britton West has the following 11 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Banding
  • Bowel Resection
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Pain

Dr. Britton West has 2 board certified specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. West is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle
  • Plaza Medical
  • Harris Fort Worth
  • TX Health Southwest Fw
  • Huguley Memorial Hospital
  • Jps Health Network
  • John Peter Smith Hospital JPS Health Network
  • Baylor All Saints
  • Harris Methodist - Springwood
  • John Peter Smith
  • Texas Health Fort Worth
  • Baylor All Saints Medical Centers
  • Harris Methodist H E B
  • Education

    44 Years Experience

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1973

  • University Of Louisville Hospital

    Residency

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