Dr. A Michael Koury, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Koury
Accepting new patients

Baptist Thoracic Surgery

501 Marshall St Ste 104 Jackson, MS 39202

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(601) 969-4767

Dr. A Michael Koury, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Jackson, MS and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Koury has more experience with Thoracic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Mississippi School of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with Mississippi Baptist Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Koury to book an appointment.


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(601) 969-4767

Dr. Koury accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Practice Areas

Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on surgical treatment of conditions affecting the chest, including the heart, lungs, trachea, esophagus, diaphragm and chest wall.Compare with other Thoracic Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 66% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koury performs Lung Surgery more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Koury performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koury performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Koury performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koury performs Thoracoscopic Lobectomy more than 64% of their peers

Dr. Koury performs this procedure more than 64% of their peers

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Dr. Koury's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Koury

3.6

Based on 14 ratings

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Dr.Koury was very caring and a talented physician. He removed a tumor and bottom right lung. We called him from home with a question one week post surgery. He called back in 5 minutes. He truly cares
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George Haynes in Madison, Ms – Jan 10, 2018
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I had lung cancer and he saved my life....
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Jackson, MS – Aug 04, 2016
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Dr. Koury and his staff are well trained, compassionate and caring professionals. They listened to me and immediately took care of my health need. He is excellent in his skills and always concerned for the patient. Never felt like I was just another number. Individualized focus is on the patient Knew all my questions and concerns would be answered.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Individualized, compassionate care in addition to state of the art technology for optimal evaluation and treatment of the patient.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1982
University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Media & Publications

  • An investigation of the phenylmethylsilicone stationary phases and their use in mixed bed columns., 1978
  • Recent trends in pulmonary resection., 1989
  • Large cell carcinoma of the lung with isolated jejunal metastasis., 1989
  • Mixed staitonary liquid phases for gas liquid chromatography, 1979

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Locations

Baptist Thoracic Surgery

Baptist Thoracic Surgery501 Marshall St Ste 104 Jackson, MS 39202
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Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

Jackson, MS

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)