Dr. Anthony Azakie, MD

Dr. Anthony Azakie, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Anthony Azakie, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

4410 Medical Dr Ste 540

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 575-6240

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Azakie performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Congenital Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 75% of peers
Heart Surgery
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Azakie'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. Azakie "Pediatric Specialists of Texas is a team of experts committed to providing the highest level of service and outstanding, collaborative care."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Canal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous (P-V) Connection
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

11  Procedures

  • Aortic Root Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric
  • Fontan Operation
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Ross Procedure
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Univ Of Toronto St Michaels Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hosp Sick Chldn University Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hosp Sick Chldn University Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Azakie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azakie's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azakie to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Azakie's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Azakie filled in for my daughter's open-heart surgery in San Antonio when she was 6 months old, and he was the best thing that could've happened to her and us. She was born 5 weeks early with Down syndrome and pulmonary atresia VSD among other CHD issues. I will forever be grateful for the...more
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My son had to go for a second heart surgery because Dr. Azakie didn't do his job right the first time.
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