Dr. Michael Quinones, MD

Dr. Michael Quinones, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(59)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Quinones, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Decatur, GA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.Read his story

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 609

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 501-9170

Insurance Accepted

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

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 90% of peers
Cancer
high
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."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Appendectomy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Splenectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Whipple Procedure

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

  • 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
4.4
based on 59 total reviews (36 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (48)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Quinones' 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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (36)

Atlanta |
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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in Lilburn, GA |
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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in Atlanta, GA |
Dr. Q is the best doctor ever. He was very professional & educated me on all options that were available to me. Although I had to have surgery, I was very pleased & satisfied with the way he explained and educated me about ever detailed related to my procedure. He was very reassuring & empathic...more
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in Stone Mountain, GA |
Dr. Q is excellent! He pays attention to details and follows up. I went to the ER and he called while I was in the waiting room. It's does not get better than that!
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in Stone Mountain GA |
OMG, Dr. Q did my biopsy and he made me so comfortable and t ease, all my fear about the procedure was gone. Then when I went for my results......he was so kind and comforting. I'm seeing him again for my follow-up and I'm looking forward to seeing him. Thank you very much Dr. Quinones for giving...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
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Dr. Quinones accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Quinones has admitting privileges

Dekalb Medical Center at Hillandale
2801 DeKalb Medical Pkwy
Lithonia, GA 30058
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Dekalb Medical
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
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