Dr. Robert Hunter, MD

Dr. Robert Hunter, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Robert Hunter, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1978 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

3000 New Bern Ave Ste E1100

Raleigh, NC 27610

Contact Information

(919) 231-6333

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 82% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
normal
more than 78% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

35  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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 Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/13/2013
    Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: RALEIGH, NC
    State: North Carolina
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

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hunter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hunter

3.3

Based on 3 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Hunter, MD
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I didn't choose Dr. Hunter as my surgeon, but I thank god every day that he was my surgeon. Dr. hUnter saved my life, and continues to be an excellent doctor with all of my follow up visits. He always takes the time to answer any and all of my questions. I am one lucky woman to have recieved the...Read More
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