Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD

Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Fort Smith, AR and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1985 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

7001 Rogers Ave Ste 401

Fort Smith, AR 72903

Contact Information

(479) 452-1188

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Trotter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 73% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 49% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 48% of peers

Dr. Trotter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Trotter "To provide competent and compassionate care to the cardiac and Thoracic Surgery patient."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Chicago Medical School Department Of Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Maricopa Medical Center Department Of Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of Oklahoma Section Of Thoracic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Naval Undersea Medical Institute
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Receipient Alley-Sheridan Scholarship from ACS/STS for Brandeis University Health Policy and Leadership Course, June 2007
Media & Publications
  • TLC "The Critical Hour", 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Trotter's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Trotter to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Trotter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Trotter Says:
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As of 2012 over 2000 Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery procedures have been performed by Dr. Trotter with only 3 surveys completed.

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