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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Oliver Binns is Excellent. Dr. Binns has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Oliver Binns, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Lung Transplantation

Education & Awards

Dr. Binns graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Transplantation
National Research Scholarship Award
Scholastic Achievement Award
Alpha Omega Alpha
Bigger-Lehman Research Award
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
North Carolina
Thoracic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Binns has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Asheville Specialty Hospital 
  • Mission Hospitals 

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Additional Information
Dr. Oliver A R Binns MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Oliver A. Binns practice?
Dr. Oliver Binns has 1 office location.
Dr. Oliver Binns practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Asheville, NC.
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