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 specialist in Greenville, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

115 Heart Dr

Greenville, NC 27834

Contact Information

(252) 744-4400

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chitwood Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats Septal Defect more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Congenital Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Chitwood Jr treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect

Dr. Chitwood Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
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
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
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. Walter Chitwood Jr, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Greenville, NC and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 1984
    Duke University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Duke University School Med
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1975
    Duke University School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1975
  • 1974
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1974

Dr. Chitwood Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chitwood Jr

4.3

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