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 Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

115 Heart Dr

Greenville, NC 27834

Contact Information

(252) 744-4400

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Chitwood Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

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

34  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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29  Procedures

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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Chitwood Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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