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J. David Hoover, MD, FACS
36 ratings, 23 reviews
Practice Name
Hospital Preference
WakeMed Cary Hospital
WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Office Location
23 Sunnybrook Road
WakeMed Raleigh Medical Park, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27610
120 Healthplex Way
WakeMed Apex Healthplex, Suite 301
Apex, NC 27502
10010 Falls of Neuse Road
WakeMed North Hospital, Physicians Office Pavilion, Suite 102
Raleigh, NC 27614
104 Medspring Drive
Suite 200
Clayton, NC 27520
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120 Healthplex Way Suite 301
104 Medspring Drive, Suite 200
10010 Falls of the Neuse Suite 102
23 Sunnybrook Road, Suite 200

Dr. David Hoover is a board-certified surgeon with WakeMed Physician Practices Pediatric Surgery and serves as a pediatric surgeon at WakeMed Health & Hospitals. He brings over 10 years of pediatric surgery experience from Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital in Concord, N.C., and Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He is board-certified in general and pediatric surgery as well as critical care.

Dr. Hoover most recently held the position of Medical Director at the Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital where he was responsible for growth and management of multidisciplinary pediatric subspecialty practice. Simultaneously, he served as a pediatric surgeon for Carolina Pediatric Surgery.

He graduated from Mississippi State University and continued his education at East Carolina University where he attended medical school. Dr. Hoover did his residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC, and he was a Pediatric Surgery Critical Care Fellow and a Pediatric Surgery Fellow at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL.

Since 1994, Dr. Hoover frequents Tenwek Hospital in Kenya, East Africa as a visiting surgeon. In addition, since 1997, he has volunteered as the Young Life's Windy Gap Camp Physician.

Clinical Interests
Chest Wall Reconstruction Procedures, minimally invasive procedures
Undergraduate Degree
Mississippi State University
Medical School
East Carolina University
Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC
Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL
American Academy of Pediatrics - Pediatric Surgery
Star Rating

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Overall Provider Rating
4.78 out of 5
36 ratings, 23 reviews

WakeMed Patient - April 2020

My son''s nurses were amazing!!!

WakeMed Patient - February 2020

Dr. was sensitive to my son with high functioning Autism and Dr. Hoover was calm, patient & took his time explaining his condition in a way that he could understand.

WakeMed Patient - February 2020

The friendliness of the staff and their immediate attention of my son''s needs.

WakeMed Patient - February 2020

Just the whole atmosphere it make you feel welcome and let you know that they are the problems that you may have

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