Dr. David Harpole Jr, MD

Dr. David Harpole Jr, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. David Harpole Jr, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

20 Duke Medicine Cir

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 668-8413

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Harpole Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harpole Jr performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harpole Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harpole Jr performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harpole Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harpole Jr performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harpole Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Harpole Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Valve Disease
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
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

With over 20 years of experience as a busy general thoracic surgeon I am referred patients with cancers in the chest and other difficult problems involving all the organs of the chest that are not from cancer. One of the things that attracted me to t...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1995
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1985
    Duke University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

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Dr. Harpole Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harpole Jr

3.8

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(1)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Average Wait Time
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10 years ago I met Dr. Harpole. I had battled 4 congestive heartfailures, Coma and waking up 70 lbs. He positively bounced in and listened to my concerns! He was amazing! Not one problem. I owe you bigtime!
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
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