Dr. Kurt Heiss, MD

Dr. Kurt Heiss, MD

Critical Care Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kurt Heiss, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1983 and specializes in critical care surgery and pediatric surgery.

1975 Century Blvd NE Ste 6

Atlanta, GA 30345

Contact Information

(404) 329-9259

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Heiss' Experience

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Dr. Heiss' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hidradenitis
  • Osteosarcoma
3

Procedures

  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/27/2014
    Amount or Range: $1,000,000.00
    State: 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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Mich Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Hospital Sick Chldn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Mich Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Heiss has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Heiss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heiss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heiss to family and friends
3.2
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Heiss' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Atlanta, GA
Dr. Heiss took immaculate care of our daughter and was generous with his time spent with our family discussing her needs. He is dedicated to his profession and a modern surgeon with tons of experience. We are truly greatful that we had him operate on our child, and believe he works out of the best...more
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in Atlanta, GA
While Dr. Heiss comes highly recommended clinically, his office staff makes working with him nearly impossible. One mess-up after another, led to us having no choice but to abandon our child's surgery at the last minute and seek the assistance of another surgeon. Extremely unacceptable and resulted...more
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