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Dr. Berhane Worku, MD

Dr. Berhane Worku, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 42


Dr. Berhane Worku, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.


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(718) 780-7700

Dr. Worku accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Medicare Non-HMO
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Worku's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Worku performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Worku performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Mitral Valve Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Worku performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Worku performs this procedure more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Worku performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Worku performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty

Dr. Worku's conditions and procedures:

Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
Mechanical Circulatory Support System
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

At Weill Cornell Medical Center, world-class cardiac surgical expertise is combined with humane and passionate care.  The exceptional outcomes our department has achieved are the result of an exceptional multidisciplinary team effort and the ava...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2012
Cornell/Columbia New York Presbyterian
Fellowship Hospital
2008
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Nyu Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2004
New York University
Internship Hospital
2003
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1998
Brown University
Undergraduate School
2012
2008
2008
2004
2003
1998

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