About

Dr. Hunter has been a practicing cardiothoracic surgeon for 16 years, working at major academic medical centers including Boston University, UCLA, and he is now operating at the HCA hospitals along the Wasatch Front. He performs all major adult cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgeries, utilizing the latest innovations in thoracic surgery for minimally invasive and catheter based technologies.

Dr. Hunter provides compassionate, state of the art surgery, working with patients to make sure that they are fully informed of all options and participatory in care decisions.

Education

Medical School
University of Utah School of Medicine

Internship
University of North Carolina, Chapel-Hill

Residency
University of North Carolina, Chapel-Hill

Fellowship
Boston University (BMC), Thoracic Surgery

Certifications & Memberships

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Affiliations

  • St. Mark's Hospital
  • Ogden Regional Medical Center
  • Timpanogos Regional Hospital

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Adult thoracic surgery
  • Thoracic cancer
  • Thoracic oncology
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Cerebral atherosclerosis
  • Thoracic aneurysm
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic dissection

Specialty

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Office Locations

MountainStar Cardiovascular Surgery
1160 East 3900 South
Suite 3500
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: (801) 743-4750
Fax: (801) 743-7465

Accepted Insurance

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