Dr. Robert Dunton, MD

Dr. Robert Dunton, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(3)
Save
Dr. Robert Dunton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portsmouth, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

3636 High St

Portsmouth, VA 23707

Contact Information

(757) 398-2222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Dunton

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
high
more than 83% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 79% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Dunton's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dunton "Bon Secours Cardiovascular & Thoracic Specialists is part of the Bon Secours Heart & Vascular Institute, a program that provides coordinated, personalized general and interventional cardiac care to residents of Hampton Roads. Bon Secours has continually responded to the growing need for cardiac care in this region providing screenings and wellness programs as well as sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic services. We strive to provide the highest quality cardiac care to our patients and streamline the process for referring doctors to make it easy, friendly and efficient. "

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
Less
Read Less

35  Procedures

Less
Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Baldwin-Wallace College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dunton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Dunton does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Dunton and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Dunton's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dunton to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Dunton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Image of Dr. Dunton
Are you Dr. Dunton?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

General Surgery
(2)
General Surgery
(19)
General Surgery
(9)
General Surgery
(10)
General Surgery
(10)
Colon & Rectal Surgery
(16)
General Surgery
(31)
General Surgery
(21)
Bariatric Surgery
(10)
General Surgery
(13)