Dr. Gregory Stiegler Waters MD Surgeon

Dr. Gregory Waters is a surgeon in Winston Salem, North Carolina and is affiliated with Wake Forest University Health Service. He received his medical degree from Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Waters accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Wake Forest University Health Service who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

VA Medical Center (Augusta GA)
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1996

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1996–1997

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

MR enterography in the management of patients with Crohn disease.
Leyendecker, J.R., Bloomfeld, R.S., DiSantis, D.J., Waters, G.S., Mott, R., Bechtold, R.E.

Use of sentinel node mapping for cancer of the colon: 'to map or not to map".
Thomas, K.A., Lechner, J., Shen, P., Waters, G.S., Geisinger, K.R., Levine, E.A.

Long-term results of local excision with and without chemoradiation for adenocarcinoma of the rectum.
Wentworth, S.,Russell, G. B.,Tuner, I. I.,Levine, E. A.,Mishra, G.,Waters, G. S.,Blackstock, A. W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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