Dr. Walter Chitwood Jr, MD

Dr. Walter Chitwood Jr, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
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Dr. Walter Chitwood Jr, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Greenville, NC. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

115 Heart Dr

Greenville, NC 27834

Contact Information

(252) 744-4400

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Septal Defect
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more than 79% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
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more than 72% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
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more than 69% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Chitwood Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • 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
  • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • 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 North Carolina.

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Duke University School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Duke University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Duke University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chitwood Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chitwood Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chitwood Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chitwood Jr to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chitwood Jr'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

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Hospitals where Dr. Chitwood Jr has admitting privileges

Vidant Medical Center
2100 Stantonsburg Rd
Greenville, NC 27834
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Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital
500 Academy St S
Ahoskie, NC 27910
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