Dr. John Gunter, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 64

Dr. Gunter
Accepting new patients

UT Respiratory Care And Critical Care

1043 Reunion Dr Chattanooga, TN 37421

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(423) 778-9101

Dr. John Gunter, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Tennessee College of Medicine medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities Baroness Hospital and Meritus Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gunter to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gunter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Blastomycosis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Gunter accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
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About Me


Dr. John Gunter, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease


Interim LSU Public Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
U Tenn
Residency Hospital
U Tenn
Internship Hospital
University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Medical School


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What are Dr. John Gunter, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gunter frequently treats Pneumonia, Respiratory Management, and Respiratory Failure. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gunter treats.

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Dr. Gunter's office is located at 1043 Reunion Dr, Chattanooga, TN 37421. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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UT Respiratory Care And Critical Care

Chattanooga Office1043 Reunion Dr Chattanooga, TN 37421

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gunter is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Baroness Hospital

Chattanooga, TN

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

Meritus Medical Center

Hagerstown, MD

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

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