Dr. Curtis Hunter, MD

Dr. Curtis Hunter, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Curtis Hunter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

10833 Le Conte Ave 62

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

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

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter performs Lung Surgery more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Hunter performs this procedure more than 46% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Vascular Disease more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 38% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Hunter's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • 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. Curtis Hunter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2003
Boston Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2000
University Of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of North Carolina Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1994
University Of Utah School Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
2000
1995
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Hunter and his team were God sent. The way I am recovering and how I feel doesn’t seem like I just went through a very complicated open heart procedure with bypass. His gentle bedside manners and care for his patients is rare.
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Not easy writing a review for the man who saved my life, and make it look so easy. Even though I met Dr. Hunter in one of the hardest times of my life, his confidence and gentle ways made my experience so much easier. There are no words to describe how amazing this man is, in so many ways more than...Read More
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Dr. Hunter performed a triple bypass on me in the Fall of 2016. His care and concern for this patient was immediately recognized. He never rushed any office visits when consulting with my wife and I. The procedure went off without any major issues. Dr. Hunter made himself available to me for...Read More
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Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan
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