Faulkner_Blair, M

Stephen Faulkner, MD

Specialty:
General Surgery
Practice:
Northern Arizona Healthcare Medical Group – Cottonwood
340 S. Willard St.
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Contact:
office 928-649-7969
fax 928-649-7921

Professional Bio

Expertise and Special Interests

Dr. Blair Faulkner is a general surgeon on the Medical Staff of Verde Valley Medical Center. His special procedures and interests include:

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • Endoscopic procedures
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hepatobiliary surgery

Dr. Faulkner has been a surgeon for more than 20 years, specializing in general, laparoscopic  and hepatobiliary surgery. He has performed thousands of laparoscopic cholecystectomies without conversion to an open procedure. His background includes a practicing general surgeon in British Columbia where he also was clinical instructor at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Prior to relocating to the Verde Valley, Dr. Faulkner served as general surgeon and head of the department of Surgery at Rankin Medical Center, Brandon, Miss. 

Education and Certifications

Dr. Faulkner earned his medical degree from the University of Toronto. He completed his internship at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, and his residency at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Faulkner completed a fellowship in hepatobiliary surgery, and also received specialty training in hepatobiliary surgery, laparoscopy, endoscopy and ERCP.

He is Board Certification certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

Professional Associations

  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Society of  American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Society of General Surgeons

Special Procedures/Interests

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Advanced laparoscopic procedures
  • Endoscopic procedures
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hepatobiliary surgery
Type/Degree School Major/Speciality
Residency University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine (Canada) General Surgery
Internship University of Otago (New Zealand)
Medical Education University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine (Canada) MD

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery: General Surgery


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