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.
Dr. Britton West is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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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 (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 (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.
Dr. Britton West has the following 11 expertise
- Abdominal Pain
- Bowel Resection
- Colon Cancer
- Colorectal Cancer
- Rectal Bleeding
- Rectal Pain
Dr. Britton West has 2 board certified specialties
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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
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
44 Years Experience
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1973
University Of Louisville Hospital
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