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

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

Dr. Kim De La Cruz is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery. Dr. De La Cruz (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telephone Interpretation and Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. De La Cruz include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), aortic root replacement, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). Dr. De La Cruz is affiliated with Texas Heart Institute (THI). Dr. De La Cruz graduated from the University of the Philippines 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. De La Cruz takes. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include the University Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman and College Scholar, University of the Philippines Diliman.

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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)

Dr. David J Sugarbaker, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine; One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Sugarbaker specializes in thoracic surgery. He has a 2.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Sugarbaker include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS). Dr. Sugarbaker's professional affiliations include Baylor Clinic, Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), and New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH). He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Sugarbaker welcomes new patients. He attended Weill Cornell Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at Toronto General Hospital and Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. Dr. Sugarbaker has received professional recognition including the following: Boston Super Doctors; Texas Super Doctors; and Master Of Arts (honorary), Harvard Medical School. He offers interpreting services for his patients.

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

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

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 117
  • Charge (avg.): $1,884 - $7,367
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $482 - $1,499
Dr. Todd Kenneth Rosengart, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Todd Rosengart's specialties are cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. Dr. Rosengart is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: heart bypass surgery (CABG) and minimally invasive valve surgery. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Rosengart speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility.

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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: ?
    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.
    99.5%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 168 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. William J Dreyer, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
6621 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. William Dreyer specializes in pediatric cardiology and practices in Houston, TX. He attended the University of Florida College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Dreyer's areas of clinical interest consist of heart transplant, heart failure, and mechanical circulatory support devices. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Dreyer's hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital, Texas Heart Institute (THI), and Texas Medical Center (TMC).

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Relevant Interests: , heart transplant

All Interests: Heart Transplant, Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

Dr. George Barron Mallory Jr., MD
Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
6701 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. George Mallory, who practices in Houston, TX, is a medical specialist in pediatric pulmonology. These areas are among Dr. Mallory's clinical interests: lung transplant, cystic fibrosis (CF), and asthma. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital and Texas Medical Center (TMC). He 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. He attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and then went on to complete his residency at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant

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

Dr. Miguel A Iii Gomez III, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Miguel Gomez is a cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, and thoracic surgeon in Houston, TX. His clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), aortic aneurysm, and heart surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Gomez is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Gomez has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Gomez's hospital/clinic affiliations include Houston Methodist and Tomball Regional Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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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

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 18
  • Charge (avg.): $16,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $2,180
Dr. Wanda C Miller-Hance, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Anesthesiology, Cardiac Anesthesiology, General Pediatrics
6621 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Wanda Miller-Hance works as a pediatric anesthesiologist, cardiac anesthesiologist, and pediatrician. Her areas of expertise include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), heart failure, and bronchoscopy. Dr. Miller-Hance accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare Choice. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. For her professional training, Dr. Miller-Hance completed residency programs 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
6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor; Mc Cc650
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Wesson, who practices in Houston, TX, is a medical specialist in pediatric surgery and general surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Wesson include thyroid problems, inflammatory bowel disease, and trauma. Dr. Wesson honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at The Hospital for Sick Children and Toronto General Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital and Texas Medical Center (TMC).

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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. Kamal G Khalil, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
6400 Fannin; #2850
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Kamal Khalil works as a cardiac surgeon, general surgeon, and vascular surgeon. His clinical interests include peripheral bypass surgery, tracheostomy, and heart surgery. Dr. Khalil is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed 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, Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC), and Park Plaza Hospital.

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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. 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 thoracic surgeon. He attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. His areas of expertise include the following: thoracic outlet syndrome, esophageal cancer, and lung cancer. Dr. Burt honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Burt is affiliated with Baylor Clinic.

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

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Lobectomy, Tumor, Mediastinal Disease, Acid Reflux, Video-Assisted ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Goutham Dronavalli's area of specialization is adult pulmonology. Dr. Dronavalli has indicated that his clinical interests include lung transplant, intensive care, and lung problems. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Kasturba Medical College and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with East Tennessee State University (ETSU).

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant

All Interests: Lung Transplant, Intensive Care, Lung Problems

Dr. Edward Manuel Pina, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
2530 W. Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Edward Piña's specialty is general surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Piña average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Piña's areas of expertise include cancer surgery, thyroid problems, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Piña is affiliated with Houston Methodist. 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. Amit D Parulekar, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
1709 Dryden Road; Ms Bcm620, Suite 9.59
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Amit Parulekar is a critical care specialist and pulmonologist. Dr. Parulekar's areas of clinical interest consist of lung transplant, intensive care, and asthma. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. 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 professionally 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

Specializes in Adult Cardiology
6620 Main Street; Suite 1100
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Roberta Bogaev practices adult cardiology in Houston, TX and San Antonio, TX. Dr. Bogaev accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and the University of Vermont College of Medicine and performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. She has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Her professional affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital and Texas Heart Institute (THI).

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Relevant Interests: , heart transplant

All Interests: Heart Transplant, Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

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

Dr. Shawn Groth is a specialist in cardiothoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Groth's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and malignant pleural mesothelioma. He is affiliated with Baylor Clinic and Baylor College of Medicine. He graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Groth honors. He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars.

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

Dr. Jorge Leiva practices general surgery and bariatric surgery. For his residency, Dr. Leiva trained at St. Joseph Medical Center, Houston. His clinical interests include warts, thyroid problems, and colon cancer. Patient ratings for Dr. Leiva average 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Leiva speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital and Houston Methodist. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung surgery

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

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