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Dr. William Tapscott, MD

General Surgery
4.5 (12)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Overview of Dr. William Tapscott, MD

Dr. William Tapscott, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in General Surgery, has 30 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM and is affiliated with Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham.

Dr. Tapscott works at Salter/Tapscott Sgcl Assc LLC in Birmingham, AL. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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. Tapscott's Office Locations

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    Allison Eye M.d.'s PC
    2700 10th Ave S Ste 402, Birmingham, AL 35205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 933-6440
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    St. Vincent's Birmingham
    810 Saint Vincents Dr, Birmingham, AL 35205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 212-6000

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  • Ascension St. Vincent's Birmingham

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    About Dr. William Tapscott, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1992876114
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM
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    Dr. Tapscott works at Salter/Tapscott Sgcl Assc LLC in Birmingham, AL. View the full address on Dr. Tapscott’s profile.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Tapscott. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tapscott.

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