Dr. John Hurteau, MD

Dr. John Hurteau, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. John Hurteau, MD is a general surgery specialist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1974 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

1000 Hawthorne Ave Ste N

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

(706) 850-4185

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia, Inc.
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers
Gynecomastia
high
more than 81% of peers
Breast Reduction
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Hurteau's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer

16  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hurteau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hurteau's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hurteau to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hurteau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Went in for a simple nipple reduction and ended up with no nipples at all, just areolas. I do regret my decision and wish I had gone with someone else. Since that is not an option, I am expressing my disappointment here in the hopes that you will not make the same mistake of choosing someone who...more
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I am very satisfied with my Breast Augmentation and Mastopexy! Dr. Hurteau is very informative and knowledgeable. He took time to discuss my concerns, explain the procedures, and explained what to expect postoperatively . He discussed realistic expectations with me, and what the best options...more
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I work in TV/radio/public speaking. Suffered a nasty dog bit to the lip, ripped almost to nose. Dr. Hurteau did an amazing job reconstructing and stitching the gash while giving me piece of mind. I was beyond freaked out when it happened. A little more than 2 weeks later, most people don't notice...more
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