Dr. Mitchell Magee, MD

Dr. Mitchell Magee, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Mitchell Magee, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, and more.Read his story

7777 Forest Ln Ste A307

Dallas, TX 75230

Contact Information

(972) 566-4866

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Magee's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Magee "Dr. Mitch Magee is a board-certified thoracic surgeon who serves as Surgical Director of Thoracic Oncology and the Minimally Invasive Therapy Institute for Lung and Esophagus at Medical City Dallas Hospital and is on staff at numerous DFW area hospitals. Dr. Magee is a recognized expert, having authored more than 100 articles or book chapters in notable medical journals and textbooks, on minimally invasive (VATS) techniques, patient-care quality measures, diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, esophageal cancer, tumors of the thymus and mediastinum, and surgical treatment of myasthenia gravis, hyperhidrosis, and emphysema. Through affiliation with national cancer research organizations, he provides patients with new, cutting-edge treatment options and access to clinical trials. Dr. Magee founded and is Medical Director of the CLEAR (Comprehensive Lung Evaluation and Resource) Clinic, which serves as a resource for primary care physicians and patients to obtain LDCT lung cancer screenings, management of lung nodules, and second opinions in management of diseases of the chest."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Magee "I aim to deliver compassionate, world-class care to my patients by providing access to innovative therapies and state of the art techniques."

4  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Oncology

3  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Endodermal Sinus Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thoracic Cancer


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41  Procedures


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Midwestern State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Texas Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Southern California Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Texas Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Magee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Magee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Magee to family and friends
10 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Magee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Magee helped me feel at ease as he explained in a very professional as well as considerate and easy for me to comprehend way, the treatment that he was recommending for me. He also answered all my questions not only using words but also diagrams. I left feeling positive that he was working to...more
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Dr. McGee and his staff is giving me top notch service from the first phone call until the follow up calls after the surgery.
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A very positive experience. Personnel very cordial. I felt very comfortable with Dr. Magee and left with the confidence I am in good hands.
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Dr. Magee, did a great job removing my lung tumor. He was very professional, informative about the procedure and encouraged me as I was feeling nervous about the whole procedure. He kept me up-to-date on everything going on with me. Everyone at his office was friendly and his PA Joanne is great!
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I had my first encounter with Dr. Magee and his staff last week and I was very happy with his honesty and directness regarding the issues that caused me to be referred to him. I do not believe that any other doctor has been as forthright and direct as he was for a first visit. He was not...more
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