Dr. Gansevoort Dunnington Jr, MD

Dr. Gansevoort Dunnington Jr, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Gansevoort Dunnington Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Saint Helena, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Adventist Heart & Vascular Institute

6 Woodland Rd Ste 304

Saint Helena, CA 94574
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Insurance Accepted

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Dunnington Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Maze Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunnington Jr performs Maze Procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Dunnington Jr performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mini-Maze Procedure
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunnington Jr treats Pulmonary Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Dunnington Jr treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunnington Jr treats Heart Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Dunnington Jr treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Dunnington Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aneurysm Surgery
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Diseases
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
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
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)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mediastinoscopy
Minimally Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Mini-Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pseudoaneurysm Repair
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ross Procedure
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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 (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Every patient is a unique individual and care must be given accordingly. My aim is to deliver state of the art care with as minimally invasive an approach as possible.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery (Physician Assistant)
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2010
    University Of Virginia-Thoracic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    Stanford Univsersity-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2002
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Dentistry
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001
  • 1996
    Duke University
    Undergraduate School
    1996

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Dr. Dunnington Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dunnington Jr

4.7

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Things seemed to move very fast when preparing for my surgery. TheHospital staff (Carrie) made me feel so at home that being nervous was not an option. I’m so thankful to Dr Dunnington for saving my life. I’m in recovery and doing well.
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Since I had my surgery nobody called to check on me and I put myself in short disability and I have to give the number to them and I did give the number for my disability and I have been calling over a week nobody's returning my phone call and every time I called dr. Assistant always giving me...Read More
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Wonderful surgeon, caring, and very attentive to my needs.
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Dr Dunnington successfully eliminated my atrial fib (24 months ago and counting) He has a can-do attitude and inspires ease and confidence. Dr Dunnington is oriented toward FIXING your problem- not just prescribing medication while hoping for the best.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid of California
Medi-Cal
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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