Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD

Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 710

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 292-4348

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Lung Surgery
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more than 67% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 67% of peers
Lung Cancer
normal
more than 65% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stubbs "Dr. Stubbs has been chief of thoracic surgery since 1991 & member of the American Board of General Surgery 1980 and American Board of Thoracic Surgery 1982."
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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

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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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • John Sealy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Lakeside University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Georgia Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stubbs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stubbs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stubbs to family and friends
3.2
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Stubbs' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Atlanta, GA
I did not have a good experience.
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in Tucker, GA
I had a GREAT experience with Dr. Stubbs as my surgeon in 2016 when I received a pacemaker. He is skilled, very clear in his communications and expectations, superbly professional, keeps his promises, has a delightful office staff, and I experienced no complications. Without hesitation, I would...more
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in Atlanta, GA
Dr.Stubbs was very abrasive and not welcoming. He made me feel unwelcome as if I was wasting his time when I was schedule to follow up with him. Worst experience ever.
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