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Fortner, George S. MD
Dr. Fortner was born July 25th, 1951 in Washington D.C. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, in 1973. He was awarded his medical degree from the University of Michigan, in 1977. Dr. Fortner completed his surgical residency training at the University of Washington Medical Center in 1982. He did a post graduate fellowship in Vascular Surgery, also at the University of Washington. He joined the staff at Longview Surgical Group in July 1984.

Dr. Fortner and his wife, Eleen have a son and a daughter. Eleen is an anesthesiologist. They enjoy skiing, biking and traveling.

Dr. Fortner is certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery. He is also board certified in Vascular Surgery. Vascular surgery includes treatment of disorders of the arteries and veins. He has admitting privileges at St. John Medical Center (Longview, Washington) and S.W. Washington Medical Center (Vancouver, Washington). In addition, he consults and treats patients in conjunction with surgeons at Oregon Health Sciences University and the University of Washington. Dr. Fortner holds medical licenses in the States of Washington, Oregon and California.
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PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia

St. John - Surgery
1615 Delaware Street
Longview WA 986322367
(360) 501-3500
(360) 501-3555
 
Insurance Accepted
Aetna
Care Oregon
Cigna Healthcare
Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
Coventry/First Health Network
Crime Victims
Health Net of Oregon
Humana Health Plan
Labor And Industries
Medi-cal (California Medicaid)
Medicare
Moda Health (ODS)
Multi Plan
Oregon Medicaid (DMAP)
Pacific Source
PacifiCare of Oregon
Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
Providence
Railroad Medicare
Regence Blue Shield
Secure Horizons
Sterling Health Plans
Tri-West ( TRICARE)
Uniform Medical
United HealthCare Networks
WA Medicaid (DSHS)
Privileged Facility Date on Staff Category Status Department
PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center 11/27/1984 Active Current General Surgery
Specialty Type
General Surgery Secondary
Vascular Surgery Primary
Board Status Certified Expires
American Board of Surgery Board Certified 5/4/1983 7/1/2023
American Board of Surgery: Vascular Board Certified 11/16/1984 7/1/2015
Education Degree Program Specialty
University of Washington Fellowship Surgery
University of Washington Residency General Surgery
University of Washington Residency General Surgery
University of Washington Internship General Surgery
University of Michigan Medical School MD Medical Education
University of Michigan Medical School BS Undergraduate Education