Dr. Michael Quinones, MD

Dr. Michael Quinones, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Michael Quinones, MD is a general surgery specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.Read his story

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 609

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 501-9170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 90% of peers
more than 78% of peers

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Dr. Quinones' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Quinones "Dr. Quinones received his Bachelor's Degree and Master of Science at Yale University, graduating with the highest honors possible. He received his MD from Harvard Medical School, also with "cum laude" honors. He completed his surgery training at the Harvard Brigham and Women's Hospital and a fellowship with the American Cancer Society. He also investigated the molecular biology of cancer as a Cancer Research Fellow at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Quinones is published in nationally recognized journals and has consistently been named a Top Surgeon by the Consumers Research Council of America. He has also been a consistent Top Doctor in Atlanta magazine. He is board certified, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the Society of Surgical Oncology, a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and a member of the Association of Academic Surgeons."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Quinones "Compassionate and expert care. We strive to listen to our patients and help them and their families through any and all difficult situations."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

83  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Dana Farber Canc Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Quinones has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Quinones' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Quinones to family and friends
63 total reviews (39 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (63)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Quinones' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (39)

Dr. Quinones is not only a great surgeon, he is also a wonderful man who greets you with smile, a firm handshake, and makes you feel secure. He performed an operation in less than half an hour that a surgeon in a neighboring state where I lived earlier indicated was not advisable (too complicated)...more
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Dr. Q was very efficient and kind in all my visits; He was especially helpful and kind in the surgery center before and after surgery; i was very nervous about the parathyroid surgery since i had never anticipated nor knew much about it--Dr. Q was a true guide throughout; his staff at the office...more
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dr. Michael Quinones is the best human beings first and then he's doctor and then he's business man this man has the hands the heart the bedside manner that you only dream about especially when you have to see him more than once for different reasons and his name still comes up with 5 Stars you...more
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My gastroenterologist told me that Dr. Quinones had operated on his hernia. As fortune would have it, I had been co-existing with a hernia for two or more years. and the fact that my gastro doctor, who I hold in high regard, would select Dr. Quinones for this type of surgery was ample evidence that...more
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I had a very good experience with Dr. Quinones and his staff when He was going to do my Gallbladder surgery. He explains everything and answers any questions you may have. Surgery was done as outpatient at Dekalb Medical, could not have been taken care of anywhere better. Will definately use him...more
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