Education

Fellowship
Thoracic Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, 2003
Residency
Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 2000
Internship
Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 1995
Degree
MD, University of Utah School of Medicine, 1994

Medical Board Certifications

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2004

Gender

Male

State License

A99961
  • About Me

    About Me

    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. HunterÆs 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.

  • Locations

    UCLA Cardiothoracic Surgery

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 330
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-267-4385
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
    American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2004

    Education

    Fellowship
    Thoracic Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, 2003
    Residency
    Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 2000
    Internship
    Surgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 1995
    Degree
    MD, University of Utah School of Medicine, 1994
  • Clinical Interests
    • Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Arrhythmia
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Mitral Valve Surgery
    • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Research

    Publications