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Dr. Benedict Taylor, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Taylor

Dr. Benedict Taylor, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and general surgery.


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(208) 367-6575

Dr. Taylor accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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Dr. Taylor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Maze Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor performs Maze Procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Taylor performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mini-Maze Procedure
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Taylor performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor performs Lung Surgery more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Taylor performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Taylor's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Root Surgery
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Myxoma
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
  • Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
  • Pneumohemothorax
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rib Fracture
  • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vein Ablation
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

If you are in need of an audience with a Cardiothoracic Surgeon, then you are faced with what is often a dangerous and debilitating condition in need of surgical redress. I strive to provide state of the art surgical care for heart and lung disease, ...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2010
University Of Washington Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Santa Barbara Cottage Hosp
Residency Hospital
2004
Santa Barbara Cottage Hosp
Internship Hospital
2003
University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
Medical School
1998
University of California At Berkeley
Undergraduate School
2010
2008
2004
2003
1998

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Dr. Taylor's Reviews

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