Dr. Hunter Q. Kirkland MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Hunter Kirkland is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Austin, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Heart Hospital of Austin and Seton Medical Center Austin. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Heart Hospital of Austin and one of 14 at Seton Medical Center Austin who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Heart Hospital of Austin

Seton Medical Center Austin

St. David's Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Greenville Hospital System/University of South Carolina
Residency, General Surgery, 1998–2003

Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2003–2005

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012


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