Dr. Murali Macherla, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 54

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10401 W Thunderbird Blvd
Sun City, AZ 85351
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
14502 W Meeker Blvd
Sun City West, AZ 85375

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Appointments & Offices

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Arizona Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons
Peoria Office
13943 N 91st Ave Ste B101
Peoria, AZ 85381
Arizona Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons
Scottsdale Office
8402 E Shea Blvd Ste 100
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
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    Dr. Macherla's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Aneurysm Surgery
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • da Vinci® Lobectomy
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Lobectomy
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Biopsy
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Resection
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Angiograms
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Vascular Stenting
    • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
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    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Cancer
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    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Thrombosis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Government Kilpauk Medical College
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Complete in 1999
    University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Complete in 2005

    Fellowship Hospital

    Arizona Heart Inst
    Complete in 2008
    University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Complete in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Macherla & Staff

    • English
    • Tamil
    • Telugu
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    Dr. Macherla's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Banner Boswell Medical Center

    • Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center

    • HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center

    • HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center

    • HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
    • 10 responses
    • 2 reviews

    4.2 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Surprise, AZ |

    Dr. Macherla, I would highly recommend to family and friends. Very easy to talk with and a GREAT surgeon. Saved my life.Thank you, John Wilhoit

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    5 out of 5
    - in Costa Mesa, CA |

    Dr Murali has been very efficient and caring every time I met with him.

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    Office Locations

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    Arizona Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons
    Peoria Office
    13943 N 91st Ave Ste B101
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 476-5190 (Office)
    (480) 778-9200 (Fax)
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    Arizona Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons
    Scottsdale Office
    8402 E Shea Blvd Ste 100
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 661-0700 (Office)
    (480) 778-9200 (Fax)
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