Dr. Chris Malone, MD

Dr. Chris Malone, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Chris Malone, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Watkinsville, GA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and vascular surgery.

Athens Vein & Thoracic Specialists

1181 Langford Dr Bldg 104

Watkinsville, GA 30677
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Guardian
  • Humana

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. Malone's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malone treats Venous Insufficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Malone treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Venous Sclerotherapy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malone performs Venous Sclerotherapy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Malone performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Malone treats Vascular Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Malone treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Malone's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Phlebectomy
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Segmentectomy, Open
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vein Ablation
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

At the office of Athens Vein & Thoracic Specialists, we want your experience to be a relaxing and positive one. We get to know each patient individually to tailor your service to your needs! Every person is different, so every treatment should be, to...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1989
Emory University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Memorial Hermann Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
University Tx Med School At Houston
Residency Hospital
1981
U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
Medical School
1989
1982
1981
1981

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Dr. Malone's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Malone

4.9

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
92.85714285714286%
(13)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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The doctor and staff are friendly, knowledgeable, eager to help in any way they can. I highly recommend the office and their vein procedures.
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Dr. Malone and his assistants and staff are great to work with.The is a high level of competency. I feel confident that I am receiving excellent care. Everyone is cheerful, kind, and respectful at every level of care that I need.
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Fabulous staff - friendly, helpful and kind. Dr. Malone and his staff listen, evaluate and propose a course of action. Scheduling is simple and suits almost anyone's lifestyle. I had varicose veins and painful legs from working in labs for 42 years. Dr. Malone has successfully treated both legs. I...Read More
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My first experience with this procedure.
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Athens Vein & Thoracic Specialists

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Ambetter
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Ameritas
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Golden Rule
Guardian
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
MetLife
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wells Fargo Insurance

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