Dr. Walter Randolph Chitwood MD

Dr. Walter Chitwood is a vascular surgery doctor in Greenville, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Vidant Medical Center and Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Vidant Medical Center and one of 5 at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1977

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1977 - 1984

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Class of 1974

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

Publications & Presentations

DO FISH OIL OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS ENHANCE ANTIOXIDANT CAPACITY AND MITOCHONDRIAL FATTY ACID OXIDATION IN HUMAN ATRIAL MYOCARDIUM VIA PPARĪ³ ACTIVATION?
Anderson, E. J.,Thayne, K.,Harris, M.,Shaikh, S. R.,Darden, T. M.,Lark, D. S.,Williams, J. M.,Chitwood, W. R.,Kypson, A. P.,Rodriguez, E.

Retrograde femoral arterial perfusion and stroke risk during minimally invasive mitral valve surgery: is there cause for concern?
Modi, P.,Chitwood, W. R.

Video-atlas on robotically assisted mitral valve surgery.
Bush, B.,Nifong, L. W.,Alwair, H.,Chitwood, W. R.

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