We found 3 providers matching minimally invasive thoracic surgery and who accept Aetna Gold near Houston, TX.
Dr. David Sugarbaker practices thoracic surgery in Houston, TX. He is a graduate of Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Sugarbaker's training includes residency programs at Toronto General Hospital and Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. His areas of expertise consist of esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS). Patient ratings for Dr. Sugarbaker average 2.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He has received distinctions including Texas Super Doctors and Master Of Arts (honorary), Harvard Medical School. He offers interpreting services for his patients. He is affiliated with Baylor Clinic, CHI St. Luke's Health, and Carney Hospital. Dr. Sugarbaker is open to new patients.
Relevant Interests: , Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
All Interests: Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Lung Volume Reduction Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Es ... (Read more)
Dr. Shawn Groth works as a chest surgeon. He is especially interested in esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and malignant pleural mesothelioma. Dr. Groth's professional affiliations include Baylor Clinic, CHI St. Luke's Health, and Ben Taub Hospital. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr. Groth takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars.
Relevant Interests: , Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
All Interests: Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Dr. Richard Smalling specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology and practices in Houston, TX. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC) and UT Physicians. Dr. Smalling graduated from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Smalling honors. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.
2013 Procedure Details
- Volume: 22
- Charge (avg.): $10,367
- Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,134
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