We found 16 providers matching heart valve procedures and who accept Blue Advantage Plus near Houston, TX.

Dr. Kim Insua De La Cruz, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery
6770 Bertner Avenue, C320a; Division of Cardiac Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Kim De La Cruz works as a heart surgeon, general surgeon, and thoracic surgeon. Dr. De La Cruz's clinical interests include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), aortic root replacement, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is affiliated with Texas Heart Institute (THI). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. Dr. De La Cruz has received distinctions including the University Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman and College Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman. Dr. De La Cruz (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telephone Interpretation and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm, Heart Valve Repair, Thoracic Endovascular Aortic ... (Read more)

Dr. Joseph Stapleton Coselli, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Joseph Coselli is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), mitral valve prolapse, and thyroid problems. Patient ratings for Dr. Coselli average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Coselli is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Coselli attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Coselli is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Baylor Clinic. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), valvuloplasty, heart valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Lung Biopsy, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Gallstones, Abdominal Aortic ... (Read more)

Dr. George Vasilios Letsou, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6410 Fannin; Suite 450
Houston, TX
 

Dr. George Letsou's specialties are cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery. He practices in Houston, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, and Baytown, TX. Dr. Letsou's clinical interests include aortic valve replacement, heart attack, and mitral valve disease. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Letsou takes. After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, he performed his residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Letsou's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Clinic, Houston Methodist, and Texas Heart Institute (THI). He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valve replacement, mitral valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Lung Biopsy, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Lung Tumor Resection, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ourania Alkiviadis Preventza, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery
6620 Main Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ourania Preventza's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. She has indicated that her clinical interests include aortic root replacement, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). Dr. Preventza's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Clinic and Texas Heart Institute (THI). She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Preventza attended medical school at the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Repair, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Carotid Endarterectomy, Aortic ... (Read more)

Dr. Michele P Sartori, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Michele Sartori specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology and practices in Houston, TX. His areas of expertise include arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), heart valve disease, and angioplasty. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Sartori is a graduate of the University of Parma Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Sartori (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, French, and Italian. Dr. Sartori is affiliated with Houston Methodist, Park Plaza Hospital, and Texas Heart Institute (THI). He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

All Interests: Hypertension, Valvuloplasty, Heart Problems, Laser Treatment, Angiogram, Stents, Arrhythmias, ... (Read more)

Dr. Todd Kenneth Rosengart, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Todd Rosengart practices cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Rosengart is 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Rosengart include heart bypass surgery (CABG) and minimally invasive valve surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Rosengart is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , tricuspid valve repair, minimally invasive valve surgery

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery, Aortic Disease, Tricuspid Valve Repair, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    97.4%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.4 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 363 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Scott Anthony Le Maire, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Scott Lemaire is a Houston, TX physician who specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Lemaire attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. These areas are among his clinical interests: hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), aortic root replacement, and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). Dr. Lemaire takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Lemaire is professionally affiliated with Baylor Clinic, Texas Heart Institute (THI), and CHI St. Luke's Health.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve repair

All Interests: Heart Valve Repair, Aortic Dissection, Endovascular Aortic Repair, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, ... (Read more)

Dr. Neil E Strickman, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6624 Fannin Street; Suite 2480
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Neil Strickman is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His areas of clinical interest consist of peripheral vascular interventions and peripheral vascular disease. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Strickman graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health.

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Relevant Interests: , non-surgical aortic valve replacement, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)

All Interests: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Heart Valve Disease, Non-Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Michael Duncan Jr., MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
1101 Bates Avenue
Houston, TX
 

Dr. J. Duncan is a Houston, TX physician who specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. Dr. Duncan is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Duncan's professional affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve surgery

All Interests: Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery, Aneurysm

Dr. Ali Emin Denktas, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
6410 Fannin Street; 600
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ali Denktas is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Denktas graduated from Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He speaks Turkish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Clinic and Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valvuloplasty, mitral valvuloplasty

All Interests: Heart Valve Disease, Mitral Valvuloplasty, Aortic Valvuloplasty, Cerebrovascular Disease, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jose Guillermo Diez, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1709 Dryden Road, Bcm 620; Suite 900
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jose Diez is a medical specialist in adult cardiology. He graduated from Pontifical Xavierian University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Diez is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)

All Interests: Aortic Valve Disease, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Peripheral Vascular Interventions, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Sandlin Sweeney, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6400 Fannin Street; Suite 3000
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Michael Sweeney specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Sweeney a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic aneurysm, and biopsy. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Sweeney studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

All Interests: Valvuloplasty, Lung Tumor Resection, Heart Problems, Aneurysm, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Aortic ... (Read more)

Dr. David Alan Ott, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery
1101 Bates Avenue; Suite P514
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Ott is a heart surgeon and vascular surgeon in Houston, TX. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ott takes. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Ott's hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Valve Disease, Heart Valve Repair, Aneurysm, Peripheral Vascular ... (Read more)

Dr. Imran Taj Mohiuddin, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
1200 Binz Street; Suite 1180
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Imran Mohiuddin's specialties are general surgery and vascular surgery. His areas of expertise include renal angioplasty, ablation, and heart problems. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Mohiuddin attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Brain AVM, Sclerotherapy, Invasive Cardiology, Vascular Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Cesar Nahas, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Cesar Nahas' medical specialty is cardiac surgery and general surgery. His areas of clinical interest consist of mitral valve disease, carotid endarterectomy, and coronary artery disease. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Nahas attended medical school at Saint Joseph University of Beirut. Dr. Nahas is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Mitral Valve Disease, Carotid Endarterectomy, Coronary Artery Disease

Dr. Laurens Russell Pickard, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1846
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Laurens Pickard sees patients in Houston, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, and Baytown, TX. His medical specialties are cardiac surgery, pediatric surgery, and general surgery. His clinical interests include aortic aneurysm, heart valve disease, and valvuloplasty. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Pickard graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Pickard's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

All Interests: Valvuloplasty, Lung Tumor Resection, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Aortic ... (Read more)

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