Dr. Douglas Hatter, MD

Dr. Douglas Hatter, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Douglas Hatter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Redding, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1987 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.Read his story

Dignity Health Medical Group - North State

2656 Edith Ave Ste B

Redding, CA 96001
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Hatter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Hatter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hatter "I've been caring for general, vascular, and trauma patients in Redding, CA since 2002, first with Northern California Surgical Group now with Dignity Health Medical Group North State. I truly enjoy what I do and it is an honor to provide surgical services to those in need. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hatter "I strive to provide expert general and vascular surgical services in a caring and compassionate way. I've been providing the full spectrum of care from the initial consultation all the way through to recovery for patients in the North State for 14 years. Working in both the hospital and in the clinic setting allows me to care for patients with acute surgical needs and with chronic vascular conditions."


  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated



Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Arizona Heart Inst
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hatter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Hatter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hatter to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hatter's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Hatter Says:

I appreciate feedback on my patient's experience. It's important to me that you not only feel confident in that care that I've provided but that you also feel valued.

Patient Comments (2)

in Palo Cedro, CA
Wonderful doctor and all around human being
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in Shasta Lake, CA
Dr. Hatter has a presence about him that made me feel instantly at ease. He is incredibly smart and eager to help. Highly recommend !!!
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