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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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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. Hunter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter performs Lung Surgery more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Hunter performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina

Dr. Hunter's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

Dr. Hunter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hunter

3.3

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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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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