Dr. Kirk Kanter, MD

Dr. Kirk Kanter, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Kirk Kanter, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1976 and specializes in thoracic surgery and congenital cardiac surgery.

1405 Clifton Road North East

Atlanta, GA 30322

Contact Information

(404) 785-6330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

16  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
  • Heart Surgery

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Emory University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Brompton/Harefield Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Brompton and Harefield Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kanter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanter to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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Dr. Kanter'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 (2)

Dr. Kanter performed open heart surgery on my 2 year old baby in 2015 to repair a VSD. He is amazing, professional,and caring. There is no one else I would rather trust my child’s life with than Dr. Kanter!
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Brilliant surgeon.
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