Dr. Alexandros Karavas, MD

Dr. Alexandros Karavas, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 47
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Dr. Alexandros Karavas, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Charite-Universitatsmedizin Berlin in 1997 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

319 S Manning Blvd Ste 110A

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 525-2525

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Karavas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karavas performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Karavas performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karavas treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Karavas treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karavas performs Heart Surgery more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Karavas performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Karavas' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

"The Albany Cardiothoracic Surgeons have a 50 year history of caring for patients. I'm proud to be part of the long standing tradition."

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Harvard/Brigham & Women's Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Vanderbilt U Med Ctr/Vanderbilt Chldn
    Residency Hospital
  • St Elizabeth Hosp-Tufts U
    Residency Hospital
  • Harvard-Brigham Womens Hosp
    Internship Hospital
  • 1997
    Charite-Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • German
  • Greek
  • English

Awards

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Saved my life with a 5 artery bypass!
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One year ago today on April 20th 2016 Dr. Karavas performed four bypasses and a valve repair on me. He did a wonderful job and I cannot thank him enough. His skills are quite special and truly give the giift of life to people. Besides being a superb surgeon, his sense of compassion and humility...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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