Dr. Andrea Carpenter, MD

Dr. Andrea Carpenter, MD

Adult Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Andrea Carpenter, MD is an adult cardiac surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in adult cardiac surgery and thoracoabdominal surgery.Read her story

8300 Floyd Curl Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 450-0999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Carpenter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 61% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter performs this procedure more than 61% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter performs Heart Surgery more than 47% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter performs this procedure more than 47% of her peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 44% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter treats this condition more than 44% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Carpenter's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
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
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
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
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Heart disease is a frightening problem, but not as frightening as you can imagine.  The more you know about your condition and treatment options the better.  It is my philosophy that time spent discussing choices in clear language is tim...

Specialties

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracoabdominal Surgery

Education

  • David Grant USAF Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1997
    University Calif Davis Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    David Grant Usaf Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1989
    George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1974
    Appalachian State Unversity
    Undergraduate School
    1974

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I am retired after forty plus years in the hospitality industry. I have met hundreds of thousands if not more of people from all over the world. I do not mean to be professed of ones character. But Dr. Andrea Carpenter after meeting her for just a few minutes seemed to have this aurora surrounding...Read More
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Dr. Carpenter saved my son's life. She is a wonderful caring surgeon. Today I called her office and was given excellent advice for a follow up problem. It was one of the most professional and pleasant advice persons I have ever dealt with. Thank you Dr. Carpenter and staff. I hesitate to use...Read More
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This woman is about the most amazing woman I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. I cannot begin to explain how she not only save my father, but saved my children and myself. I feel like I am forever indebted to her. She worked on my father's heart, in surgery, for 13 long hours! It was...Read More
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Locations

University Hospital/Health System, San Antonio, TX

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    • Mon: open 24 hours
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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