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Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD 2017-01-12T20:09:05+00:00

Jeffrey Whitehurst, MD


A Eufaula native, Dr. Whitehurst was raised in Dothan and began his medical practice here in 2002.

He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He completed his Residency and Internship in General Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center.

Dr. Whitehurst is Board Certified in General Surgery by The American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons (Fellow) and the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.

Dr. Whitehurst serves as the Trauma Medical Director at Southeast Alabama Medical Center. His specialty training and vast practice experience ensures his patients receive safe, innovative and state-of-the-art treatment in all areas of general surgery.

Dr. Whitehurst is involved in the multidisciplinary treatment of breast cancer including breast conservation, mastectomy and reconstructive options. He is deeply experienced in robotic assisted colon surgery and hernia surgery.

When not working Dr. Whitehurst enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis.


General Surgery
1812 East Main Street
Dothan, AL 36301

Type of Doctor
General Surgeon
Medical Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center
American Board of Surgery
Favorite Sports Team
University of Alabama
Tennis and running
Interesting Fact
My first healthcare job was as an orderly in a hospital – this helped my understanding of patient needs.