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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
Laparoscopic, general surgery, colon and hiatal hernia surgery, and surgery for obesity.
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
 
4.7 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
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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May 2018
I had questions and concerns. Everyone took the time to listen and answer my questions.
April 2018
I really like *Dr. Hunter´s calm and confident personality. His attitude is positive & optimistic.
March 2018
This team nailed it. I´ve bragged to friends about the level of care - my only concern was how soon I was discarded.
February 2018
Dr. Hunter was extremely kind & compassionate yet very professional & explained matter very well. He inspires confidence in patients.
January 2018
Dr. very helpful took time.
January 2018
Dr. Hunter is the best!!
August 2017
Dr. Hunter is an outstanding provider. I felt very confident in his decision. #9. "A 10."
June 2017
Dr. Hunter is an excellent physician who inspires a great deal of confidence and trust.
June 2017
Very good.
January 2017
Dr. Hunter is the best physician I have ever received care from. He is truly a "DOCTOR" & NOT JUST A practitioner.