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Jeffrey A. Hunter, MD, FACS
Surgery
 
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise
Advanced laparoscopic surgery, general surgery for obesity and gastrointestinal disease.
Special Interests

Advanced laparoscopic surgery and surgery for obesity, breast cancer, hiatal hernia, endocrine disease and gastrointestinal disease

Curriculum Vitae
Jeffrey A. Hunter, MD

Clinical Experience
Departments
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
Education and Professional Achievements
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
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
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
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
*Dr. Hunter answered every concern and question I had. At no time did I feel rushed or "processed" through a quick system, I felt at ease with him. I trust his expertise & professionalism & have complete confidence in him.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
Exceptional!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2019
Dr. Hunters a great caring doctor!