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Dr. Christopher Watson, MD

Dr. Christopher Watson, MD

Age 50 General Surgery M
(4) 4 reviews
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Dr. Christopher Watson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Columbia, SC. Dr. Watson studied at Mercer University School of Medicine. They currently practice at Palmetto Health-USC Critical Care Surgery - Palmetto Health Surgical Specialists and are affiliated with Prisma Health Richland Hospital. Dr. Watson is board certified in Critical Care Surgery and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Fellowship Hospital — 2009
  • Mercer University School of Medicine, Medical School — 2001

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Jul 11, 2018
I Highly recommend Dr Watson. He performed emergency surgery on me and he was incredible. His quiet personality made me more calm. He explains everything thoroughly and truly cares for his patients. I could go on and on about him. He was incredible! Best bedside manners, Keeps family informed and I was truly blessed to have him as my surgeon!
Columbia, SC — Jul 11, 2018
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Dr. Christopher Watson, MD is affiliated with Prisma Health Richland Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Christopher Watson, MD holds board certification in Critical Care Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Prisma Health Richland Hospital


  1. Palmetto Health-USC Critical Care Surgery - Palmetto Health Surgical Specialists

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      Palmetto Health-USC Critical Care Surgery - Palmetto Health Surgical Specialists
      9 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 450, Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 434-8800