Our Providers

    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
    4.95 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 22 reviews
    November 19, 2019
    Dr. Tillotson is friendly, caring, he explains everything, he asks relevant questions to increase his understanding.
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    October 22, 2019
    Excellent. *Dr. Tillotson is a caring, patient doctor who cares very much for his patients. Would recommend him highly.
    -Patient in OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC

    October 16, 2019
    good personality, explained surgery well.
    -Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

    September 30, 2019
    The best
    -Patient in OCEAN ISL BCH, NC

    September 18, 2019
    Dr. Tillotson is one of the most caring and knowledgeable doctors that I have ever met. He always takes the time to listen and to explain all the options for your care. I trust his opinion 100%.
    -Patient in SUPPLY, 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