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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery - Male - Age 62

1520 San Pablo St Suite 4300
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Dr. Starnes' Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery, 2010
  • General Surgery, 1985
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1998
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • TAVI/TAVR
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • 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)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect

Background Check for Dr. Starnes

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions

Education & Training

Medical School

University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
Graduated in 1977

Internship Hospital

Vanderbilt University

Residency Hospital

Stanford University
Vanderbilt University

Fellowship Hospital

University Of North Carolina Hospitals

Languages Spoken by Dr. Starnes & Staff

  • English

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