Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD

Cardiothoracic SurgeryMaleAge 60

Dr. Trotter
Accepting new patients

Memorial Medical Group

3201 W Gore Blvd Ste G2 Lawton, OK 73505

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(580) 357-4339

Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Lawton, OK and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities Comanche County Memorial Hospital and Mercy Hospital Fort Smith. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Trotter to book an appointment.

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Dr. Trotter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trotter treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Trotter treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Lung Cancer

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trotter treats Lung Cancer more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Trotter treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Trotter performs Thoracentesis more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Trotter performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Trotter's conditions and procedures:

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Boerhaave's Syndrome
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Trauma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Abscess
  • 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 Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide competent and compassionate care to the cardiac and Thoracic Surgery patient.


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery


University Of Oklahoma Section Of Thoracic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
Maricopa Medical Center Department Of Surgery
Residency Hospital
University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
Naval Undersea Medical Institute
Chicago Med Sch
Internship Hospital
University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School
Duke University
Undergraduate School


  • 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

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What are Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Trotter frequently treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax), Lung Cancer, and Thoracentesis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Trotter treats.

Where is Dr. Timothy Trotter, MD's office located?

Dr. Trotter's office is located at 3201 W Gore Blvd Ste G2, Lawton, OK 73505. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Memorial Medical Group

Comanche County Healthcare Corp.3201 W Gore Blvd Ste G2 Lawton, OK 73505

River Region Medical Center ANS

Merit Health River Region2100 Highway 61 N Vicksburg, MS 39183

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Trotter is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Comanche County Memorial Hospital

Lawton, OK

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

Mercy Hospital Fort Smith

Fort Smith, AR

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)