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We found 24 providers matching thoracic surgery procedures and who accept Silver Compass Balanced 4500 near Houston, TX.

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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. He attended medical school at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. Dr. De La Cruz's areas of expertise include the following: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), aortic root replacement, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: the University Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman and College Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman. Dr. De La Cruz (or staff) is conversant in Telephone Interpretation and Spanish. Dr. De La Cruz is affiliated with Texas Heart Institute (THI).

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,634
  • Medicare Cost: $282
Dr. Miguel Angel Iii Gomez III, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Miguel Gomez is a Houston, TX physician who specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic aneurysm, and heart surgery. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Gomez honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Gomez has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist and Tomball Regional Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), lung surgery, lung tumor resection, thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Lung Tumor Resection, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Collapsed Lung, Carotid Endarterectomy, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $16,000
  • Medicare Cost: $2,180
Dr. Kamal Ghaleb Khalil, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6400 Fannin; Suite 2850
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Kamal Khalil is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: peripheral bypass surgery, tracheostomy, and heart surgery. Dr. Khalil accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Khalil completed his residency training at Polyclinic Medical Center, a hospital affiliated with Cairo University, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. In addition to English, Dr. Khalil (or staff) speaks Arabic and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Park Plaza Hospital, and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston).

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Vascular Surgery Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Wanda Circe Miller-Hance, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiac Anesthesiology, General Pediatrics
6621 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Wanda Miller-Hance's specialties are pediatric anesthesiology, pediatric cardiology, and cardiac anesthesiology. Her areas of expertise include the following: video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), heart failure, and bronchoscopy. Dr. Miller-Hance takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Miller-Hance's medical residency was performed at Children's Medical Center Dallas and Massachusetts General Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Texas Heart Institute (THI).

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Bronchoscopy, Ultrasound, Invasive Cardiology, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Video-Assisted ... (Read more)

Dr. David E Wesson, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
6621 Fannin; Cc 650.00
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Wesson is a pediatric surgeon and general surgeon. His clinical interests encompass thyroid problems, inflammatory bowel disease, and trauma. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. After completing medical school at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Wesson performed his residency at The Hospital for Sick Children and Toronto General Hospital. Dr. Wesson has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Thyroid Problems, Biliary Disorders, Abdominal Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Minimally ... (Read more)

Dr. Jorge Ignacio Leiva, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jorge Leiva works as a general surgeon and bariatric surgeon. The average patient rating for Dr. Leiva is 5.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include warts, thyroid problems, and colon cancer. Dr. Leiva is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He graduated from Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at St. Joseph Medical Center, Houston. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Leiva's professional affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital and Houston Methodist. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , lung surgery

All Interests: Warts, Lung Biopsy, Circumcision, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Gallstones, Skin Cancer, Gastrointestinal ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Todd Rosengart sees patients in Houston, TX. His medical specialties are cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. Dr. Rosengart's patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Areas of particular interest 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 takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Rosengart graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

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

Procedure Information for Heart Bypass Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    99.5%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 168 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. George Barron Mallory Jr., MD
Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
6701 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. George Mallory sees patients in Houston, TX. His medical specialty is pediatric pulmonology. Dr. Mallory's areas of expertise include the following: lung transplant, cystic fibrosis (CF), and asthma. 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 attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and then went on to complete his residency at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant

All Interests: Lung Transplant, Cystic Fibrosis, Lung Problems, Pulmonary Hypertension, Asthma

Dr. Bryan Michael Burt, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1 Baylor Plaza # Bcm390; Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Bryan Burt is a specialist in thoracic surgery. He attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. His training includes a residency program at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Areas of expertise for Dr. Burt include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and lung cancer. Dr. Burt honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Baylor Clinic. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Amit D Parulekar, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1709 Dryden Road; Ms Bcm620, Suite 9.59
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Amit Parulekar's specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. Parulekar has indicated that his clinical interests include lung transplant, intensive care, and asthma. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Parulekar takes. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and a graduate of Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis' residency program. He is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant

All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Transplant, Intensive Care, Lung Problems, Asthma

Dr. Goutham Dronavalli, MD
Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
6620 Main Street; Ste 11c.11
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Goutham Dronavalli is a pulmonologist in Houston, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Dronavalli include lung transplant, intensive care, and lung problems. 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. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Dr. Dronavalli attended medical school at Kasturba Medical College. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant

All Interests: Lung Transplant, Intensive Care, Lung Problems

Dr. David J Sugarbaker, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
6620 Main Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Sugarbaker is a specialist in thoracic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS). On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Sugarbaker is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Sugarbaker graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and then he performed his residency at Toronto General Hospital and Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Sugarbaker include: Boston Super Doctors; Texas Super Doctors; and Master Of Arts (honorary), Harvard Medical School. He offers interpreting services for his patients. Dr. Sugarbaker's professional affiliations include Baylor Clinic and Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS)

All Interests: Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Lung Volume Reduction Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 117
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,884 - $7,367
  • Medicare Cost: $482 - $1,499
Dr. Edward Manuel Pina, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
2530 W. Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Edward Pina's area of specialization is general surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: cancer surgery, thyroid problems, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Pina studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Pina has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung surgery

All Interests: Lung Biopsy, Breast Biopsy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Cosmetic Surgery, Gallstones, Flexible ... (Read more)

Dr. Shawn Spencer Groth, MD
Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
6620 Main Street; Baylor Clinic 1325
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Shawn Groth is a physician who specializes in cardiothoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and malignant pleural mesothelioma. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Groth graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Groth's hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Clinic and Baylor College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive thoracic surgery

All Interests: Achalasia, Stenosis, Mediastinal Disease, Laparoscopic Surgery, Acid Reflux, Minimally Invasive ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Michael Sweeney is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist. His clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic aneurysm, and biopsy. On average, patients gave Dr. Sweeney a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Sweeney has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), lung tumor resection, thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 28
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,876
  • Medicare Cost: $1,761
Dr. Alpesh D Desai, DO
Specializes in Other, Surgical Dermatology
2120 Ashland Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Alpesh Desai is a Houston, TX physician who specializes in surgical dermatology. Dr. Desai has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. 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. He attended medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and the University of Kansas School of Medicine. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Tomball Regional Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $199
  • Medicare Cost: $118

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