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William R Getson, MD
Primary Care - Family Medicine
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450 Erie St
Edinboro, PA 16412
Fax (814) 734-3102

Dr. Getson offers general primary care, including preventive exams and geriatric care. He will remove moles, perform cryosurgery, and administer suboxone. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians.

Dr. Getson received a medical degree from Wright State in Dayton, Ohio and completed a residency at the Barberton Citizens Hospital in Barberton, Ohio. He speaks English.

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Alzheimer's Care
Coronary Artery Disease
Diabetes Mellitus
Diet and Weight Loss
Family Medicine
General Wellness Exams
Hearing Loss
Heart Attack Prevention
Hip Problems
Internal Medicine
Pink Eye
Thyroid Disease
Vaccinations and Immunizations


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Recent Patient Comments

"Dr. Getson is a very knowledgeable and caring doctor."

March 28, 2024

"Dr Getson. I was-pleased in every way with my interaction with the doctor"

March 24, 2024

"All went well."

January 24, 2024

"Have a great deal of respect for Dr. Getson. He takes his time during appointments and I feel he listens to me. He is easy to talk to."

January 20, 2024

"ProvideR has been my doctor for more years than I can remember. I don't ever want him to retire!"

January 06, 2024

"During my physical he had a concern. He brought in another Dr.who confirmed Dr Getson consern. Dr. Getson explained what he was concerned about and ordered a test.He did tell me what he thought I might have but didn't really explain the problem fully."

December 30, 2023

"Always takes time to address patients concerns."

November 27, 2023

"This was my first visit with Dr. Getson and I will definitely recommend him to others. He reviewed all of my medical history with me, spoke about future options and gave me great advice. I was very appreciative of his time and insight."

November 24, 2023

"Dr. Getson is an outstanding medical professional. He has been my family's doctor since [...]. He is very down to earth. He is always willing to listen to any concerns or questions. All his interactions with patients are as an equal. I would highly recommend him to anyone without hesitation!"

August 05, 2023

"I really like Getson since the beginning - 11+ yrs. ago! He has helped me and my family so much."

July 26, 2023



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