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Stephen  Kitchen M.D.

Stephen Kitchen, M.D.

Area of Practice:
General Surgery
General Surgery Wound Care
Wound Care
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Language Spoken: English

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery

Hospital Privileges

Southeast Georgia Health System-Brunswick Campus


Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Georgia Society of General Surgeons
Glynn County Medical Society
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Southeast Surgical Society


University of Toledo


University of Cincinnati College of Medicine


Good Samaritan Hospital


New Hanover Regional Medical Center

Healthy Partners Articles

A Lifesaving Lesson

Article in Healthy Partners Winter 2020 Edition ButtonHealthy Partners, Winter 2020

Put off by the preparation process, Linda Foster avoided having a colonoscopy until age 73. That’s a good 20 years past the age recommended for this important screening. It’s a good thing Dr. Whitehead convinced Ms. Foster to have a colonoscopy — the procedure revealed a large cancerous growth in her colon, even though she had only experienced pain for about three months.

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