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Curtis Hunter, MD

UCLA Physician Curtis Hunter, MD specializes in Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Transplant Surgery.
Specialty
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Transplant Surgery
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
A99961
Contact
(310) 267-4385 Appointments and information
Fax Number
(310) 206-5901
PRACTICE LOCATION

Mailing Address
UCLA Cardiothoracic Surgery
10833 Le Conte Ave
CHS Room 62-266
Los Angeles, CA 90095

MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2004, 2014
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Thoracic Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, 2000 - 2003
Residency
Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 1995 - 2000
Internship
Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 1994 - 1995
Medical Degree
MD, University of Utah School of Medicine, 1994
CLINICAL INTEREST
Aortic Valve Surgery, Arrhythmia, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Mitral Valve Surgery, Tricuspid Valve Surgery
AFFILIATION
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Additional Information
Dr. Curtis Hunter is Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery and Co-Director of Cardiac Surgery at St. John's Health Center.

Dr. Hunter recently joined the faculty of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. In addition to cardiothoracic surgery, Dr. Hunter’s clinical interests include Adult Acquired Cardiovascular disease, Thoracic Aortic disease and research in optimizing outcomes in cardiac surgery.

Dr. Hunter received his undergraduate and medical degrees from University of Utah, followed by general surgery residency training at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and cardiothoracic surgery training at Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Hunter comes to UCLA from Boston Medical Center where he served as Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Director of Thoracic Endografting and Director of Cardiothoracic Critical Care.

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