Welcome to the office of Michael B. Stubbs, M.D. and Charles Shieh, M.D. Emory at Decatur - Thoracic Surgery. Born and raised in the Atlanta area, Dr. Stubbs has over 30 years of Thoracic surgical experience.A thoracic surgeon is a medical doctor who conducts operations on the heart, lungs, esophagus, and other organs in the chest. Lung cancer and diseases of the esophagus are common examples treated by many thoracic surgeons.
Dr. Stubbs works closely with Emory Decatur Hospital’s Center for Lung Health to provide excellent clinical care to patients who may be suffering from lung cancer.
Our practice is part of Atlanta’s Emory Decatur Hospital's network of healthcare services. This means that our patients are able to promptly obtain a full range of diagnostic tests, including X-rays, CT scans, MRI, and PET scans at any of the Emory Decatur Hospital facilities that are most convenient. When urgent medical care by a specialist is necessary, we are able to facilitate appointments and referrals for our patients to one of the more than 800 physicians on the Emory Decatur Hospital staff. Appointments are by referral only.