We found 5 cardiothoracic surgeons who accept Humana Silver HMO near Lafayette, LA.

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
155 Hospital Drive; #301
Lafayette, LA
 

Dr. Mohamad Allam specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and practices in Lafayette, LA. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Allam accepts.

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
4212 W.congress Street.; Suite 3200
Lafayette, LA
 

Dr. Charles Wyatt is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist. Patients gave Dr. Wyatt an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
2730 Ambassador Caffery Parkway; Suite 202a
Lafayette, LA
 

Dr. David Allie's area of specialization is cardiothoracic surgery. He graduated from West Virginia University School of Medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Allie takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Richard M Dearman, MD
Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
5000 Ambassador Caffery; Province Building 14-a
Lafayette, LA
 

Dr. Richard Dearman, who practices in Lafayette, LA and Houma, LA, is a medical specialist in cardiothoracic surgery. He is affiliated with Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC). Dr. Dearman accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He studied medicine at Meharry Medical College.

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
2730 Ambassador Caffery Parkway
Lafayette, LA
 

Dr. Mitchell Lirtzman's specialty is cardiothoracic surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Cardiothoracic Surgery?

Cardiothoracic surgery is the medical specialty that provides surgical care for the chest. Most often this means heart or lung surgery, but it can also include surgery on the esophagus, breastbone, or chest wall. Some cardiothoracic surgeons may specialize in the surgical treatment of children, or focus on a specific organ or surgical procedure.

Some of the diseases and procedures that a cardiothoracic surgeon might handle include:
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart valve surgery
  • Lung cancer
  • Cancer of the esophagus
  • GERD, or severe acid reflux
  • Heart or lung transplants

Cardiothoracic surgeons may use various types of imaging, such as an electrocardiogram or CT scan, to diagnose problems and plan the operation. They may also offer minimally invasive surgery or robotic surgery, if appropriate, to lower the risk of scarring and infection.

Cardiothoracic surgery is an older medical specialty, but it is still one of the most amazing. Often patients who need a cardiothoracic surgeon are extremely sick, suffering from an illness that will kill them without intervention. With surgery, however, they often make a complete recovery.
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