Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD

Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.Read his story

3537 S Interstate 35 E Ste 200

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 384-4595

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Acuff Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acuff Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Acuff Jr treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acuff Jr treats Heart Disease more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Acuff Jr treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Acuff Jr treats Vascular Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Acuff Jr treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Acuff Jr's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
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

Care Philosophy

I believe less is more. I strive to offer solutions that best fit your problem in my areas of expertise. I don't want to tell you what you must do, but rather give options for your choices. 

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 1986
    University Of Texas Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1980
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School Program
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School Program
    Fellowship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1975
    Davidson College, Davidson, Nc
    Undergraduate School
    1975

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Dr. Acuff Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Acuff Jr

4.5

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
80%
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4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
10%
(1)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Acuff and his staff that did my surgery were the best and real professional at there job. There explanation of what will happen during surgery made it easier for my wife and I to understand more about my situation.
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If I could choose a “6”, I would lbs heartbeat. Awesome team!!!
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I could not have asked for a better surgeon to perform my open heart surgery to replace my aorta valve. He is an excellent surgeon and his entire staff is very professional, friendly and accommodating.
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