Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
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Age 64
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Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD
Dr. Tea Acuff has over 35 years of experience as a Cardiothoracic Surgeon. He currently operates at 5 hospitals in the North Texas area: Denton Regional Medical Center, Medical Center of Lewisville, Medical Center of McKinney, The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton and Texas Health Presbyterian Denton.

North Texas Cardiothoracic Surgeons

3537 S Interstate 35 E Ste 112

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 384-4595

Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD

Dr. Tea Acuff Jr, MD

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

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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. 
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Dr. Acuff Jr's Experience

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Dr. Acuff Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
35

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Acuff Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Acuff Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acuff Jr to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Acuff Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • 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
Patient Comments (1)
in Nocona, TX |
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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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Hospitals where Dr. Acuff Jr has admitting privileges

Medical City Denton
3535 South I35 East
Denton, TX 76210
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Medical City Lewisville
500 W Main St
Lewisville, TX 75057
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Medical City McKinney
4500 Medical Center Dr
McKinney, TX 75069
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton
3000 North I 35
Denton, TX 76201
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The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
1100 Allied Dr
Plano, TX 75093
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