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

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Hurwitz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hurwitz "Surgical precision with respect and compassion, always."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
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47  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hurwitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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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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