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Patient Reviews

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Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tea Acuff is Excellent. Dr. Acuff has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Tea Acuff, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Thoracoscopy

Education & Awards

Dr. Acuff graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Thoracoscopy
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Acuff has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • THE HEART HOSPITAL Baylor Plano 
  • Denton Regional Medical Center 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Tea E Acuff MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 33 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Tea E. Acuff practice?
Dr. Tea Acuff has 2 office locations.
Dr. Tea Acuff practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Denton, TX.
See Denton Cardiothoracic Surgeons.