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Dr. Julius Tooson, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.4 (37)
Map Pin Small Tuscaloosa, AL
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Julius Tooson, MD

Dr. Julius Tooson, MD is a Gastroenterologist in Tuscaloosa, AL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 33 years of experience. They graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham and is affiliated with DCH Regional Medical Center. Dr. Tooson, completed a residency at Mayo Grad School Med. Patients rated Dr. Tooson an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Tooson works at GI Associates of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Tooson's Office Locations

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    GI Associates of West Alabama
    1774 Mcfarland Blvd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 759-2920

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  • DCH Regional Medical Center

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    • 33 years of experience
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    • 1639117278
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    Education & Certifications

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    • University Ky
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    • Mayo Grad School Med
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    • Mayo Grad School Med
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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    • University OF ALABAMA
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    Dr. Tooson works at GI Associates of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL. View the full address on Dr. Tooson’s profile.

    37 patients have reviewed Dr. Tooson. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tooson.

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