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    Our Providers

    The board certified surgeons at Novant Health Surgical Associates specialize in general and vascular surgery, as well as surgical oncology. Our surgeons are skilled in the latest minimally invasive surgery techniques.

    We see each patient as an individual. Before determining a course of treatment, we review your diagnosis and personal health history. Together we explore treatment options and then decide the best course of action for you.

    Tillotson, Mark, MD

    Affiliated with Novant Health
    4.97 out of 5 | 115 reviews
    General Surgery
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Bolivia
    (910) 721-4000
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    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Novant Health Medical Group has earned the Press Ganey Seal of Integrity for having met scientifically rigorous standards for collecting and publicly reporting patient experience data. The Seal of Integrity affirms the validity of the organization's program and ensures that provider's performance ratings are objectively and accurately represented.

    Patient Comments 24 reviews
    May 24, 2019
    Couldn't ask for a more caring and knowledgeable provider.
    -Patient in CAROLINA SHORES, NC

    May 24, 2019
    I have every confidence in Dr. Tillotson. I was nervous and scared about surgery before meeting Dr. Tillotson but now I'm not. He is and excellent doctor.
    -Patient in OCEAN ISL BCH, NC

    May 17, 2019
    Great experience - Felt trust from the get go.
    -Patient in OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC

    April 27, 2019
    needed surgery was prompt in setting appointment great follow up. explained everything about the. surgery expectations of recovery time etc.
    -Patient in SUPPLY, NC

    April 22, 2019
    Dr. Tillotson was wonderful and sat with me, showed me images, explained everything very well and I left with a better peace of mind than I had at the radiologist's office. I really appreciate him taking the time to answer all of my questions and put my worries to rest.
    -Patient in WILMINGTON, NC

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    Practice locations
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Bolivia
    (910) 721-4000
    Novant Health Surgical Associates - Carolina Shores
    (910) 721-4000

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    Medical School:
    University of Texas Medical School

    Board Certifications:
    General Surgery

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    Gender: Male