Dr. Timothy Eugene Oaks MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Timothy Oaks is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Winston Salem, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of North Carolina Hospitals and Wake Forest University Health Service. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 7 doctors at University of North Carolina Hospitals and one of 3 at Wake Forest University Health Service who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Penn State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1990

Penn State University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1990 - 1992

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Angiofollicular lymph node hyperplasia resembling a spinal nerve sheath tumor: a rare case of Castleman's disease.
Stevens, E.A., Strowd, R.E., Mott, R.T., Oaks, T.E., Wilson, J.A.

Constrictive pericarditis after cardiac transplantation: a case report and literature review.
Kumar, R., Entrikin, D.W., Ntim, W.O., Carr, J.J., Kincaid, E.H., Hines, M.H., Oaks, T.E., Thohan, V.

The risk of death from heart disease in patients with nonsmall cell lung cancer who receive postoperative radiotherapy: analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database.
Lally, B.E., Detterbeck, F.C., Geiger, A.M., Thomas, C.R., Machtay, M., Miller, A.A., Wilson, L.D., Oaks, T.E., Petty, W.J., Robbins, M.E., Blackstock, A.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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