Dr. Taras V. Kucher, MD

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Specializes in Vascular Surgery • Male • Age 44

85 Old Kings Hwy N
Darien, CT 06820
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34 Maple St
Norwalk, CT 06850
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The Vascular Experts
Darien Office
85 Old Kings Hwy N
Darien, CT 06820
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Stratford Office
495 Hawley Ln # 2-A
Stratford, CT 06614
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    Dr. Kucher's Experience

    Specialties

    • Vascular Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Surgery
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Venous Sclerotherapy
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vein Diseases
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Kucher

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement  (2/12/2015)
    • Amount or Range: Below Average
    • State: Connecticut
    • 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

    Pavlov State Med University Of St Petersburg
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Complete in 2000

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
    Complete in 2003
    University Of Pennsylvania Med Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Beth Israel Med Center
    Complete in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kucher & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
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    • Norwalk Hospital

    • Stamford Hospital

    • Greenwich Hospital

    • Griffin Hospital

    • Saint Vincent's Medical Center

    • Bridgeport Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.0
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    3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kucher to family and friends

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    Dr. Kucher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kucher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    The Vascular Experts
    Darien Office
    85 Old Kings Hwy N
    Darien, CT 06820
    (203) 956-6800 (Office)
    (203) 299-1579 (Fax)
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    The Vascular Experts
    Stratford Office
    495 Hawley Ln # 2-A
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203) 375-2861 (Office)
    (203) 375-5615 (Fax)
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