Dr. Andrew Barksdale, MD

Dr. Andrew Barksdale, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Andrew Barksdale, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

5255 E Stop 11 Rd

Indianapolis, IN 46237

Contact Information

(317) 851-2331

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Pericardial Disease
more than 85% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
more than 85% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barksdale "Dr. Barksdale specializes in cardiothoracic surgery with a special interest in the surgical treatment of benign and cancerous lung disease. Cardiac Surgery Associates (CSA) is one of the largest, most respected and experienced cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery practices in the nation. CSA is an independent practice with a 10-year history of working with Franciscan Alliance. CSA performs more than 3,500 open heart surgeries 500 at the Franciscan St. Francis Heart Center and 3,200 vascular, thoracic and other surgeries annually. CSA provides innovative surgical services ranging from the latest techniques of minimally invasive heart, vascular and thoracic surgery to the most complex procedures with advanced technology, at 25 hospitals in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. In the last 20 years, CSA surgeons have performed heart surgery for more than 48,000 patients."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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53  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Kentucky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Andrew Barksdale, MD
the good Doc did a quad by-pass on me . First , I lived . that's good . second , he was the only doc out of the many who made me comfortable about going through with it. third , he was the only one who was cool with having a cigar and shot once in awhile .
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Robert in Indy – Nov 21, 2016
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Done quad bypass surgery on me and was excellent. Awesome surgeon and was very informational helpful and very good at his job and team.
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Daniel Shuffitt in Columbus, IN – Jul 15, 2016
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