Dr. Chris Malone attended medical school at the University of Texas graduating in 1981. He completed his general surgery residency at UT in 1986, and his cardiovascular and thoracic surgery residency at Emory University School of Medicine in 1989.
Dr. Malone is well-known in Athens, having practiced in the area as a vascular, cardiac and thoracic surgeon from 1994 to 2005. Additionally, he served as Chief of Surgery at Athens Regional Medical Center from 1998 to 2002. Since 2005, Dr. Malone has been involved in the development and management of two vein clinics, in addition to continuing to practice thoracic surgery with Athens Vein & Thoracic Specialists and St. Mary’s Health Care System.
Athens Vein and Thoracic Specialists has the experience and reputation to provide you with the best quality and compassionate patient care for your thoracic condition. Dr. Malone utilizes state-of-the-art minimally-invasive procedures, including miraDry® for permanent elimination of sweat, odor glands and hair, video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS), and robotic-assisted technology (da Vinci).