Dr. James Fonger, MD

Dr. James Fonger, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. James Fonger, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lawrenceville, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

601 Professional Dr Ste 170

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Contact Information

(404) 446-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Vascular Disease
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more than 47% of peers
Varicose Veins
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more than 5% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
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more than 5% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

  • University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Toronto Western Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • California Pacific Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fonger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fonger

4.8

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I have had work done on both my legs from Dr. Fonger. I couldn't have asked for a better experience. I hear so many stories about vein procedures. I am VERY pleased with my results and the professionalism from everyone in the office. Dr. Fonger's voice is very soothing while he talks to you as he...Read More
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Laura in Suwanee, GA – Sep 16, 2018
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Dr. Fonger and the staff at Veinatlanta in Lawrenceville, Georgia is absolutely wonderful. He is a great Doctor and has the best personality. I would highly recommend Dr. Fonger and the staff.
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Lois Thompson in Lawrenceville, GA – Sep 14, 2018
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Very pleased with Dr. Fonger and his staff. Very professional and friendly atmosphere. Made you feel like part of their family. Answered all questions and spent as much time answering questions as you needed. Had great results and would highly recommend Dr. Fonger and Veinatlanta.
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Sharon in Grayson – Jul 20, 2018
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Dr. Fonger and staff did an excellent job. Highly recommend this office. My husband is very pleased.
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S. Kim Kelley in Suwanee, GA – Jun 25, 2018
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I just finished my third sclerotherapy treatment with Dr Fonger. I had experienced achy, tired legs, he made the process easy and comfortable. After the third treatment, my legs feel so good,, and look really nice for the upcoming summer season. I would recommend Dr Fonger. If you are...Read More
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Lawrenceville, Ga – Mar 29, 2018
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