Dr. Jack B. Thigpen, Jr.

Affiliations: Watson Clinic
Specialties: General Surgery

Dr. Jack B. Thigpen, Jr. is a board-certified general surgeon with expertise in laparoscopic procedures, including colectomy, cholecystectomy, inguinal hernia, gastrectomy, bowel resection, appendectomy; as well as state-of-the-art cancer surgeries for breast; melanoma; hiatal hernia; and minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, thyroid surgery, liver resection, splenectomy and pancreatic surgery. A general surgeon at Watson Clinic since 1981, he is also a fellow in the Southeastern Surgical Congress and the American College of Surgeons. A graduate of the University of Miami School of Medicine, he completed an internship and residency at the University of Florida Health Jacksonville. He has written numerous articles and was an assistant professor of surgery at University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville.