Dr. Eric R Skipper, MD



General Surgery     -  North Carolina,  Charlotte

 Overview

Dr. Eric R Skipper, MD works in Charlotte, North Carolina is a specialist in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and graduated Carolinas Med Center in 1994. Dr. Skipper is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center, CarolinaEast Medical Center and practicing for 33 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Rhinitis
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Headache
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Iris
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT)
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Memory Disorders
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Infantile With Cataract - Hypogonadism
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure

 Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 33

 State License

  • North Carolina

 Spoken Languages

  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospitals


Carolinas Med Center

Charlotte, NC, USA

Year completed: 1994

Internship Hospital


Pitt Co Meml Hosp/e Carolina University

Greenville, NC, USA

Year completed: 1986

Medical School


Wake Forest University School Of Med

Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Graduated: 1985

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

1001 Blythe Boulevard
North Carolina (NC)
Charlotte,
28203

  PopularNearby

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 1001 Blythe Boulevard, Charlotte, North Carolina (NC), 28203




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • American Republic
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Options PPO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • MVP Health Care
  • Open Access Plus
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellpath Preferred PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


CarolinaEast Medical Center photo


CarolinaEast Medical Center

2000 Neuse Boulevard North Carolina NC, New Bern, 28561

CarolinaEast Medical Center is a District Authority owned hospital located in New Bern, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 3 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 15 procedures.




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