Dr. Bilal Shafi, MD

Dr. Bilal Shafi, MD

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Dr. Bilal Shafi, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1575 Soquel Dr Ste C

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Contact Information

(831) 458-6288

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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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. Shafi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shafi treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 96% of his peers

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

Aortic Valve Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shafi performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shafi performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shafi treats Heart Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shafi treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Shafi's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
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
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
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
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bilal Shafi, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2003
    JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV
    Medical School
    2003

Dr. Shafi's Reviews

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Dr. Shafi and his team provided skilled, conscientious and compassionate care during my husband's recent heart surgery. We feel very fortunate to have him here in our county and would recommend him highly.
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Articulate and easy to communicate with. I have had a great recovery from double bypass surgery and thank him for my thriving today. He, and Dominican Hospital, have been excellent.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna 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
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dominican Hospital

Santa Cruz, CA

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