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Derek S. Watson, MD


4.9 out of 5 stars
(Based on 100 Ratings)

Education & Certifications

Clinical Areas
Areas of Focus
Lesion Removal
General Surgery
Gallbladder Surgery
Excision of Lesions
Hernia Repair
Mole Removal
Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
General Surgery at St. Joseph Hospital - Denver
Board Certifications
Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Office Locations

GHS General Surgery
727 S.E. Main Street, Suite 130, Simpsonville, SC 29681

Patient Ratings and Comments


4.9 out of 5 stars (Based on 99 Ratings)

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Provider Rating: 4.8
Show respect for what you say: 4.9
Spend enough time with you: 4.9
Give easy to understand instruction: 4.9
Know important info medical history: 4.8
Provider explains in way you understand: 4.9
Provider listen carefully to you: 4.9

Patient Comments

Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Very nice staff & very professional. This was a consult for upcoming colonoscopy - MD was professional & answered all questions. - Prisma Health Patient on 3/25/2019
Overall Satisfaction: 5 of 5

Excellent service! - Prisma Health Patient on 3/20/2019
Overall Satisfaction: 5 of 5

I met the surgeon under "emergency" circumstances! I was impressed and have liked the fact that he has conferenced with others on my situation. - Prisma Health Patient on 3/18/2019
Overall Satisfaction: 5 of 5

this experience was wonderful. I met dr Watson in the Er and he took excellent care of me. he explained things thoroughly and made me feel very comfortable. I was not expecting to have surgery but dr Watson and his team made it a situation where I was confident and at ease with the decision. - Prisma Health Patient on 3/11/2019
Overall Satisfaction: 5 of 5

Very pleased. - Prisma Health Patient on 2/19/2019
Overall Satisfaction: 5 of 5

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