Dr. Thomas Roderick Hester MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Thomas Hester is a plastic surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory University Hospital and Northside Hospital. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 47 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Emory University Hospital and one of 63 at Northside Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: Head & Neck

Education & Medical Training

Grady Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1967 - 1969

Grady Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1970 - 1972

Grady Health System
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1977 - 1978

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Use of porcine acellular dermal matrix (Enduragen) grafts in eyelids: a review of 69 patients and 129 eyelids.
McCord, C.,Nahai, F. R.,Codner, M. A.,Nahai, F.,Hester, T. R.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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