Dr. Andrew Hurwitz, MD

Dr. Andrew Hurwitz, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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56 y/o
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Dr. Andrew Hurwitz, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, and more.

Los Angeles Heart Surgery, Glendale, CA

1019 S Central Ave

Glendale, CA 91204
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Hurwitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurwitz performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hurwitz performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurwitz treats Vascular Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hurwitz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurwitz treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Hurwitz treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Hurwitz's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
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 Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Wall Tumor
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Pericardial Effusion
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein Laser Ablation
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Thrombosis
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Surgical precision with respect and compassion, always.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1996
    Ind University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    Usc Lac Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hurwitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hurwitz

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
64.28571428571429%
(9)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
14.285714285714286%
(2)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
7.142857142857143%
(1)

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Dr. Hurwitz's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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He's awesome!!!!! Rg
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Dr. Hurwitz is an excellent doctor, a true doctor who saves lives. He saved my mother's life, performing a bypass surgery. We are very thankful to him and to all his crew.
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He saived my dads life with 12cm aortic aneurysm thank you
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My angiogram showed blockage so severe that my cardiologist called Dr. Hurwitz, who came to my recovery room that afternoon. Lakeside Med Group took three months to process all the authorizations. When I finally saw Dr. Hurwitz in his office, he reassured me that everything would be OK. After...Read More
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Locations

Los Angeles Heart Surgery, Glendale, CA

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(818) 839-2411

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
LACare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Garfield Medical Center

Monterey Park, CA

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