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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male

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Dr. King III's Experience

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Dr. King III's Specialties

Procedures Dr. King III Performs

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
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Hospital Quality

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St. David's Round Rock Medical Center
2400 Round Rock Ave
Round Rock, TX 78681

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Capital Cardiothoracic Surgeons
Capital Cardiothoracic Surgeons
6500 N MO Pac Expy
Austin, TX 78731
Capital Cardiothoracic Surgeons
6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste 2207
Austin, TX 78731
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    Dr. King III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • 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
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
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    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Thymomas
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. King III

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON

    Internship Hospital

    University Tex Health Scis Center
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Boston Chldns Hospital
    Complete in 1991
    University Tex Health Scis Center
    Complete in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. King III & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. King III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • St. David's North Austin Medical Center

    • St. David's Round Rock Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. King III's Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. King III

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Capital Cardiothoracic Surgeons
    6500 N MO Pac Expy
    Austin, TX 78731
    (512) 494-9985 (Office)
    (512) 494-9986 (Fax)
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    Capital Cardiothoracic Surgeons
    6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste 2207
    Austin, TX 78731
    (512) 494-9985 (Office)
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