Dr. Laura Reed, MD

Dr. Laura Reed, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Laura Reed, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Macon, GA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

688 Walnut St Ste 201

Macon, GA 31201

Contact Information

(478) 742-7566

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Reed'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Reed "Dr. Reed is a graduate of the Universities of Illinois and Kentucky. She is Board Certified in General Cardiothoracic Surgery. She joined CTVS in February of 2003 after six years of private practice in Kentucky. Dr. Reed has the distinction of being the first female Cardiothoracic Surgeon to practice in the state of Georgia."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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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

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Illinois Chicago Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Reed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Lebanese
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reed's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Reed to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Reed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

On June 17, 1998, Dr. Reed was instrumental in saving my life. She performed emergency cardio by-pass surgery, after I had coded 4 times in the ER. This was at King's Daughters' Hospital in Ashland, KY. Following my surgery, she spent the night at the hospital to monitor my progress. I cannot...more
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Dr. Reed was one of the Dr's from the team of Dr's that I had during my 6 month stay at MCCGA in Macon. She performed one of the two Thoracotomies that I had. She did an excellent job and I would recommend her %100 to anyone.
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