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Jeffrey A. Hunter, MD, FACS
Jeffrey A. Hunter, MD, FACS
Would recommend provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars

64 Patient Ratings
7 Comments

  • Overview
  • Expertise
  • Education
  • Personal
  • Awards & Activities

Specialties
Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Cancer, Endocrine Surgery, Esophageal Diseases, Gastrointestinal Cancer, General Surgery, Laparoscopic procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, 1989, 1998, 2007

Joined Virginia Mason - January 1988

Patient Ratings
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Would recommend provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.6 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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May 2016
Dr. Hunter is fantastic. Also Mr. French is wonderful. I have a surgical procedure coming up and have full confidence in him/them. I´m lucky to have found them.

April 2016
Understood problem/showed concern and alleviated worries -

December 2015
I´ve been looked after well every time I go to the hospital.

November 2015
I wish I could find a general physician as caring and easy to talk with.

September 2015
Careful to make me comfortable & informed Dr. Hunter is a special person/doctor.

August 2015
Great.

August 2015
Dr. Hunter was sensitive to the distance I travel to appts. He made a strong & successful effort to accommodate all the tests on the same day. Unheard of!

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Areas(s) of Expertise
Laparoscopic, general surgery, colon and hiatal hernia surgery, and surgery for obesity.

Special Interest(s)
Advanced laparoscopic surgery and surgery for obesity, breast cancer, hiatal hernia, endocrine disease and gastrointestinal disease

Education
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1983

Internship
General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1987; Chief Resident, General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1988

Residency
Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1988

Professional Activities and Awards
Section Head, Virginia Mason Federal Way
Medical Director, Bariatric Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Member, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle Magazine in 2009
Dr. Hunter is an ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designee