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's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in Houston, TX. These areas are among his clinical interests: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), aortic root replacement, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. De La Cruz graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. He has received distinctions including the University Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman and College Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman. In addition to English, Dr. De La Cruz (or staff) speaks Telephone Interpretation and Spanish. Dr. De La Cruz is affiliated with Texas Heart Institute (THI).

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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's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. Dr. Coselli's clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), mitral valve prolapse, and thyroid problems. The average patient rating for Dr. Coselli is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Baylor Clinic. His practice is open to new patients.

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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 specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and thoracic surgery and practices in Houston, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, and Baytown, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Letsou include aortic valve replacement, heart attack, and mitral valve disease. Dr. Letsou's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Clinic, Houston Methodist, and Texas Heart Institute (THI). He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Letsou welcomes new patients. He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His medical residency was performed at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

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

Dr. Michele Sartori's specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Sartori's clinical interests include arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), heart valve disease, and angioplasty. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sartori honors. He attended medical school at the University of Parma Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Sartori (or staff) speaks Spanish, French, and Italian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Houston Methodist, Park Plaza Hospital, and Texas Heart Institute (THI). He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

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

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

Dr. Todd Rosengart is a cardiac surgeon and vascular surgeon in Houston, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rosengart include heart bypass surgery (CABG) and minimally invasive valve surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Rosengart a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Rosengart is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility.

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

Dr. Ourania Preventza's specialties are cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. Her areas of expertise include aortic root replacement, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). Dr. Preventza honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Preventza is professionally affiliated with Baylor Clinic and Texas Heart Institute (THI).

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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. Scott Anthony Lemaire, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Scott Lemaire is a heart surgeon, vascular surgeon, and thoracic surgeon. These areas are among his clinical interests: hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), aortic root replacement, and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Lemaire completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He 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's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Strickman has a special interest in peripheral vascular interventions and peripheral vascular disease. His professional affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Strickman accepts. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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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 practices cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. His professional affiliations include Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health. He studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Duncan takes. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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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 cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Houston, TX. Dr. Denktas is affiliated with Baylor Clinic and Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Denktas speaks Turkish.

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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's specialty is adult cardiology. Dr. Diez is professionally affiliated with Texas Heart Institute (THI) and CHI St. Luke's Health. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Pontifical Xavierian University Faculty of Medicine. He is conversant in Spanish.

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

Dr. David Ott's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. He studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Ott honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. His 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)

Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6400 Fannin Street; Suite 3000
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Michael Sweeney's medical specialty is cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Sweeney's areas of expertise include the following: video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic aneurysm, and biopsy. He has a 3.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Sweeney is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , valvuloplasty

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

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

Dr. Imran Mohiuddin is a specialist in general surgery and vascular surgery. He works in Houston, TX and Sugar Land, TX. Dr. Mohiuddin's areas of expertise include renal angioplasty, ablation, and heart problems. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He 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)

Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Cesar Nahas' areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and general surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: 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. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Nahas's practice is open to new patients.

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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 specializes in cardiac surgery, pediatric surgery, and general surgery and practices in Houston, TX, Nassau Bay, TX, and Baytown, TX. He studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Pickard's areas of expertise include the following: aortic aneurysm, heart valve disease, and valvuloplasty. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He 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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