Dr. Alberto De Hoyos, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
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Dr. Alberto De Hoyos, MD
Dr. Alberto De Hoyos, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. De Hoyos is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center.

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121

Contact Information

(504) 842-3966

Dr. Alberto De Hoyos, MD

Dr. Alberto De Hoyos, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. De Hoyos' Experience

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Dr. De Hoyos' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Catamenial Pneumothorax
  • Chest Mass
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant, Pleural
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Paralyzed Diaphragm
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Airway Stenting
  • Airway Surgery
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Cancer Resection
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • High-Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy and-or Esophagoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Bronchoscopy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Stenting Procedures of the Airway (Trachea) and Esophagus
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

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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.

Education

  • Escuela De Medicina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Univ Autonoma De Nuevo Leon
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hospital Universitario
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hospital Universitario
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Toronto General Hospital University Of Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Massachusetts Genl Hosp-Harvard University
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. De Hoyos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. De Hoyos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. De Hoyos to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. De Hoyos' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Chicago, IL |
Dr. DeHoyos operated on me for lung cancer back in 2012, HE SAVED MY LIFE....FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE I CANNOT THANK HIM ENOUGH...THE BEST DOCTOR ON THIS EARTH. BLESS YOU
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Dr. De Hoyos accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Platinum PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. De Hoyos has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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