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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 40

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 500
Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Dr. Kuo's Experience

Dr. Kuo's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Lung Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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  • Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Brachytherapy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Cancer Resection
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
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  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Revision Surgery
  • Stenting
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Achalasia
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Wall Mass
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticular Diseases
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • End-of-Life Issues
  • End-Stage Lung Disease
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Heartburn
  • Hemothorax
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Metastatic Cancer
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  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thymomas
  • Tumor
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Background Check for Dr. Kuo

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • 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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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
Graduated in 2001

Residency Hospital

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Complete in 2008

Fellowship Hospital

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Complete in 2010
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Kuo & Staff

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
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