Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD

Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Michael Stubbs, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 710

Decatur, GA 30033

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Insurance Accepted

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

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Stubbs' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stubbs treats Lung Cancer more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Stubbs treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stubbs treats Pulmonary Disease more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Stubbs treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stubbs performs Lung Surgery more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Stubbs performs this procedure more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Stubbs' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Mass
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Procedure
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracotomy
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Stubbs' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stubbs

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Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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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...Read More
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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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AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Georgia
Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

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Dekalb Medical

Decatur, GA