Dr. Joseph E. Bavaria, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 57

230 W Washington Sq Suite 3
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Dr. Bavaria's Experience

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Dr. Bavaria's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Bavaria Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Bavaria Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Lankenau Medical Center
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA 19096
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bavaria

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
230 W Washington Sq Suite 3
Philadelphia, PA 19106
3400 Spruce St Suite 2ND
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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    Dr. Bavaria's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1992
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1993
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    • 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
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
    • 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 Dissection
    • 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)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Bavaria

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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

    Tulane University of Louisiana
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Pennsylvania

    Residency Hospital

    Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia
    University Of Pennsylvania

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pennsylvania
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bavaria & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bavaria's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Bavaria has admitting privileges:

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    • Lankenau Medical Center

    • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bavaria

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bavaria to family and friends

    28 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    28 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 28 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Bavaria
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    28 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    28 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Bavaria accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    230 W Washington Sq Suite 3
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    B
    3400 Spruce St Suite 2ND
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    C
    800 Spruce St
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    D
    CT SURGERY UNDER UNIVERSITY PA HEALTH SYSTEM
    230 W Washington Sq Suite 3RD
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    (215) 829-8713 (Office)
    (215) 829-8780 (Fax)
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