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Dr. Ellis Tinsley Jr, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Tinsley Jr

Dr. Ellis Tinsley Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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(910) 769-2583

Dr. Tinsley Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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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. Tinsley Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tinsley Jr treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tinsley Jr treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tinsley Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tinsley Jr performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Tinsley Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • 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
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

I have been blessed with a phenomenal family, great mentors, outstanding training, and a highly functioning healthcare team. I have the passion and energy to advance your care to the highest level. For over 50 years, my father and I have been caring ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1993
Division Of Vascular Surgery Fellow, Unc Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Unc Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1987
University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
Davidson College
Undergraduate School
1993
1992
1987
1983

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Dr. Tinsley Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tinsley Jr

3.6

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Tinsley is a "keeper." He took the time to listen to my concerns. I never felt as if he was in a hurry to get to the next patient. I had hernia surgery in Feb and I missed my follow up visit. His office called and was very pleasant about rescheduling another appt 2 days later. His nurses are...Read More
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I found Dr. Tinsley to be arrogant, rude, and uncaring. I will never see this "doctor" again.
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Known Dr. Tinsley for years. Thought he was a great Dr. Sad to say the last visit for my hubby was terrible. The Dr. was very rude to him saying if he did not get out of his wheelchair the hubby would lose his legs. Dr. Tinsley said he was doing his job by talking rude. Think again Dr. While I am...Read More
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TIinsley and his staff simply do and say as they please, regardless of what the patient wants. Rushed, no bedside manner, and intentionally vague. His assistant nurse is the rudest I've ever met. They will take advantage of you financially. We basically had to beg these people to visit the patient...Read More
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Very caring, informed, good communicator, excellent physician. Have recommended to friends.
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Tinsley Surgical, PA

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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