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We found 32 thoracic surgeons who accept Medicare near Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Abbas El Sayed Abbas, MS, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3401 North Broad Street; Suite C-100
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Abbas Abbas' areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in Philadelphia, PA. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, barrett's esophagus, and lung cancer. Dr. Abbas's hospital/clinic affiliations include Fox Chase Cancer Center, Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA), and Temple University Hospital (TUH). He graduated from Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Abbas trained at PinnacleHealth and a hospital affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Abbas's average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including New Orleans Super Doctors and Best Doctors in Louisiana.

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Clinical interests: Acid Reflux, Lung Problems, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, Thymoma, Barrett's ... (Read more)

Dr. Taine Tayard Valere Valere Pechet, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3737 Market Street; 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Taine Pechet's area of specialization is thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Pechet's clinical interests: video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), cancer surgery, and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Pechet trained at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis, Caritas Carney Hospital, and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Pechet has received distinctions including Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issue, 2011 through 2016; Philadelphia Super Doctors; and Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2013-14. His professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Esophagus Problems, Laser Treatment, Lung Problems, Minimally Invasive ... (Read more)

Dr. Konstadinos Athanasios Plestis, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Jd Lankenau Pavilion, Mezzanine Level
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Konstadinos Plestis sees patients in Wynnewood, PA, Paoli, PA, and Bryn Mawr, PA. His medical specialties are cardiac surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: aortic root replacement, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), and aortic stenosis. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Plestis graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Medical School and then he performed his residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Plestis accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Dissection, Heart Valve Disease, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Valve ... (Read more)

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Dr. Ned Zachary Carp, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Suite 275 Lankenau Med Sci Building
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Ned Carp's areas of specialization are general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in Wynnewood, PA. Dr. Carp's areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, breast cancer surgery, and lung cancer. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Carp obtained his medical school training at Temple University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Abington Memorial Hospital. He has received the following distinctions: State Chair Outstanding Performance Award; American Cancer Society - Commission on Cancer (CoC); and TOP DOCTOR - Surgery Philadelphia Magazine. He is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Appendicitis, Breast Surgery, Mediastinal Cancer, Biopsy, Acid Reflux, ... (Read more)

Dr. Alberto B Pochettino, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; Pcam West Pavilion Floor 1
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Alberto Pochettino is a physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: lung transplant, heart transplant, and valve-sparing aortic root replacement. Dr. Pochettino is affiliated with Mayo Clinic. He honors Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. He attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center for residency. Dr. Pochettino has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Valve Disease, Lung Transplant, Heart Problems, Mitral Valve Disease, Heart Transplant, ... (Read more)

Dr. Patrick Ross Jr., PhD, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
100 East Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Med Center, Mob West, Suite 230
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Patrick Ross is a specialist in general surgery and thoracic surgery. He works in Wynnewood, PA, Bryn Mawr, PA, and Media, PA. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal cancer, barrett's esophagus, and lung cancer. Dr. Ross accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Aetna HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended St. Louis University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Yale University. He is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Mediastinal Cancer, Acid Reflux, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Harrison Timothy Pitcher, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery, Critical Care
1100 Walnut Street; Suite 500
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Harrison Pitcher specializes in thoracic surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine). His areas of expertise include the following: mitral valve prolapse, rheumatic heart disease, and myocarditis. Dr. Pitcher takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. His education and training includes medical school at The University of Western Ontario, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Ottawa. Dr. Pitcher is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, and St. Mary Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Rheumatic Heart Disease, Myocarditis, Heart Bypass Surgery, Pericarditis, Atrial Fibrillation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Louis Edward Samuels, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Transplant Surgery
1100 Walnut Street; Suite 500
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Louis Samuels practices cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery in Philadelphia, PA and Bryn Mawr, PA. His clinical interests include heart transplant, heart failure, and chest pain. Dr. Samuels honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Before performing his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Dr. Samuels attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Samuels has received the distinction of Philadelphia Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Pericarditis, Chest Pain, Cardiomyopathy, Aortic Valve Repair, Heart Attack, ... (Read more)

Dr. Roberto Rodriguez, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Heart Pavilion, Mezzanine
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Roberto Rodriguez specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery. He has a special interest in heart valve infection. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rodriguez honors. Before performing his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and The University Hospital, Newark, Dr. Rodriguez attended Tufts University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. Dr. Rodriguez is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Clinical interests: Heart Valve Infection, Coronary Artery Disease

Dr. John Charles Kucharczuk, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3400 Spruce Street, Pcam; West Pavilion Floor 1
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. John Kucharczuk works as a chest surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kucharczuk include cancer surgery, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Before completing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Kucharczuk attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012-14; and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive ... (Read more)

Dr. Sunil Singhal, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3400 Spruce Street; 6th Floor, Silverstein Pvln.
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Sunil Singhal is a chest surgeon in Philadelphia, PA. Clinical interests for Dr. Singhal include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and cancer surgery. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Highmark, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Singhal studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Singhal completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Myasthenia Gravis, Lung Problems, Esophageal Cancer, Malignant Mesothelioma, Lung Cancer, Non-Small ... (Read more)

Dr. James William Gaynor, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
34th Street & Civic Ctr Boulevard; Suite 12n
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. James Gaynor's medical specialty is general surgery, thoracic surgery, and pediatric cardiac surgery. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gaynor attended medical school at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine. His residency was performed at Parkland Health & Hospital System and Duke University Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs. Dr. Gaynor's professional affiliations include Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Monmouth Medical Center, and Abington Health. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Transplant Procedures, Heart Problems, Pulmonary Function Test

Dr. Cherie Pwu Parungo Erkmen, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3401 N Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Cherie Erkmen's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery; she sees patients in Philadelphia, PA. Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Erkmen takes. She attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She has received distinctions including AAMC Organization of Resident Representatives; Thoracic Surgery Residents Executive Board; and AATS Traveling Fellowship to Chiba, Japan. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Dr. Erkmen is affiliated with Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA), Temple University Hospital (TUH), and Chestnut Hill Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Edward Cantu III, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6 Silverstein; 3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Edward Cantu practices general surgery and thoracic surgery in Philadelphia, PA. He has a special interest in lung transplant. Dr. Cantu is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then he performed his residency at Duke University Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more.

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Clinical interests: Lung Transplant

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
34th & Civic Center Boulevard; Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Suite #12nw10
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Christopher Mascio's medical specialty is thoracic surgery. He attended Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University for residency. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Mascio is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Monmouth Medical Center, and Abington Health. Dr. Mascio's practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Steven Joshua Weiss, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3624 Market Street; Suite 560w
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Steven Weiss is a cardiac surgeon and thoracic surgeon in West Chester, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and Darby, PA. Dr. Weiss's areas of expertise include the following: aortic aneurysm, beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery, and aortic valve surgery. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Highmark, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He is affiliated with Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Mercy Physician Network.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Valve Surgery, Atrial Septal Defect, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass ... (Read more)

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