Dr. Timothy Hunter, MD

Dr. Timothy Hunter, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Timothy Hunter, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 1989 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1348 Walton Way Ste 5700

Augusta, GA 30901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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
Thoracentesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter performs Thoracentesis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hunter performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter performs Lung Surgery more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Hunter performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Dr. Hunter's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
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 Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
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 Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
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. Timothy Hunter, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 1989 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1997
    Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Swedish Hospital Mc
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1990
    Swedish Hospital Mc
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    Brown Medical School
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

Dr. Hunter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hunter

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
33.333333333333336%
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If I could give a negative star rating, I would! My hubby had a heart attack in Dec 2015. After the cardiac cath, one surgeon told us he thought they could do heart bypass surgery. Less than an hour later, Dr. Hunter decided my husband was too high risk to operate on. Dr. Hunter never had the...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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