Dr. Alan Winston, MD

Dr. Alan Winston, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Alan Winston, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1992 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

200 S Enota Dr NE Ste 380

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Winston's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winston performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Winston performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Thoracentesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winston performs Thoracentesis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Winston performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winston performs Lung Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Winston performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Winston's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Winston, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1992 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Emory University
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1999
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Winston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Winston

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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What People Say About Dr. Alan Winston, MD
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Dr. Winston replaced my aortic valve and did a blocked artery bypass in the same surgery. My entire experience with him could not have been better. He is straightforward and honest about what to do and what to expect. If anyone needs heart or lung surgery, I would encourage them to beat a path...Read More
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Dr. Winston saved my Father-in-laws life this week. We are very blessed that God put him in our path. We feel like Jack is in the best possible hands with Dr. Winston. The staff at this hospital is amazing. Side note: Gainesville is a very clean hospital and if you are stuck there... the cafeteria...Read More
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Dr. Winston was exceptional. He explained the aortic value replacement surgery thoroughly. He was the only doctor I interviewed that put me at ease. The other hospitals I researched were Emory and Piedmont in Atlanta. Lacey, the PA , answered so many of my concerns. Both had the best bedside...Read More
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I am the spouse of a patient and I was there every step of the way. What an incredible and humble doctor. He is extremely well versed in all areas of cardio / thoracic care. I would recommend Dr. Winston to anyone looking for aortic valve replacement. His staff, his PAs, the cardio nurses at...Read More
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Absolutely the best doctor. He saved my life.! AORTIC HEART VALVE REPLACEMENT
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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