THE RIGHT DOCTOR

THE RIGHT DOCTOR

Our experienced staff has earned the reputation of providing the highest quality care possible.

THORACIC PROCEDURES

THORACIC PROCEDURES

Dr. Malone performs minimally invasive and traditional surgery to treat diseased or injured organs in the chest and hyperhidrosis.

HYPERHIDROSIS & miraDry

HYPERHIDROSIS & miraDry

We offer miraDry® which is a new generation of technology for the permanent elimination of sweat and odor glands.

HEARTBURN

HEARTBURN

Heartburn or acid reflux may actually be a more serious condition called gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

LUNGS

LUNGS

Our lung treatments involve a multi-therapy approach and is highly individualized to each patient’s diagnosis.

ROBOTIC SURGERY

ROBOTIC SURGERY

Dr. Malone is the only thoracic surgeon in the area using da Vinci system for state-of-the-art robotic-assisted technology.

Thoracic Services

Dr. Chris Malone is a leading Thoracic Surgeon in Northeast Georgia performing minimally invasive and traditional surgery for lung and esophageal cancers,  gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hyperhidrosis (excess sweating), and for the treatment of swallowing disorders such as achalasia. He is board certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

LUNGS

Our lung treatments involve a multi-therapy approach and are highly individualized to each patient’s diagnosis.
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THORACIC PROCEDURES

Dr. Malone performs minimally invasive and traditional surgery to treat diseased or injured organs in the chest and hyperhidrosis including miraDry® treatment.
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HEARTBURN

Many people suffering from heartburn or acid reflux may have a more serious condition called gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD.
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ROBOTIC SURGERY

Dr. Malone is one of only a few thoracic surgeons in the area using da Vinci system for state-of-the-art robotic-assisted technology.
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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 and odor glands, video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS), and robotic-assisted technology (da Vinci).