Dr. Edward R. Setser, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 57

2828 1st Ave Suite 200
Huntington, WV 25702
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Dr. Setser's Experience

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Dr. Setser's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Setser Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Mary's Medical Center
2900 1st Avenue
Huntington, WV 25702
Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center
100 Medical Center Drive
Hazard, KY 41701

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Setser

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Saint Marys Cardiovascular and THS
Saint Marys Cardiovascular and THS
2828 1st Ave Suite 200
Huntington, WV 25702
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    Dr. Setser's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1999
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1993
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Setser

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement  (6/22/2010)
    • Amount or Range: $175,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: Malpractice Reason: Surgery - Improper Performance of Surgery. 5/23/2008 was the original Claim Date of Judgement. Settlement reached after appeal.
    • State: West Virginia
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Dwight David Eisenhower Army Med Center
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Dwight David Eisenhower Army Med Center
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Brooke Army Med Center
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Setser & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Setser's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Mary's Medical Center

    • Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Setser

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Setser to family and friends

    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Setser's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Setser
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Setser accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Saint Marys Cardiovascular and THS
    2828 1st Ave Suite 200
    Huntington, WV 25702
    (304) 399-7530 (Office)
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