Dr. William T Adamson MD Surgeon

Dr. William Adamson is a surgeon in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Rex Healthcare. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Adamson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 168 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 52 at Rex Healthcare who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Trauma, Vascular, Aneurysm, Aortic disease, Aortic Aneurysms, Vascular access, Vascular trauma

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1990 - 1997

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1997 - 1999

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Massive transfusion and blood product use in the pediatric trauma patient.
Dehmer, J.J., Adamson, W.T.

Serum amylase and lipase alone are not cost-effective screening methods for pediatric pancreatic trauma.
Adamson, W.T., Hebra, A., Thomas, P.B., Wagstaff, P., Tagge, E.P., Othersen, H.B.

Effectiveness of beta-glucan collagen for treatment of partial-thickness burns in children.
Delatte, S. J., Evans, J., Hebra, A., Adamson, W., Othersen, H. B., Tagge, E. P.

See all 12 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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