Dr. Ellis A. Tinsley Jr, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 53

1414 Medical Center Dr
Wilmington, NC 28401
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Dr. Tinsley Jr's Experience

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Dr. Tinsley Jr's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Tinsley Jr Performs

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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Hospital Quality

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New Hanover Regional Medical Center
2131 South 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
Wilmington Surgical Associates
Wilmington Surgical Associates
1414 Medical Center Dr
Wilmington, NC 28401
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    Dr. Tinsley Jr's Experience

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1993
    • Thoracic Surgery, 1969
    • Vascular Surgery, 2005
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1959

    Internship Hospital

    University Nc Hosps
    Complete in 1988
    Vand University
    Complete in 1960

    Residency Hospital

    University Nc Hosps
    Complete in 1992
    Vand University

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Nc Hosps
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tinsley Jr & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Tinsley Jr's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Wilmington Surgical Associates
    1414 Medical Center Dr
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    (910) 763-7363 (Office)
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