Dr. Blaine Blakestad, MD

Dr. Blaine Blakestad, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Blaine Blakestad, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lufkin, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 1977 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1201 W Frank Ave Fl 5

Lufkin, TX 75904

Contact Information

(936) 639-7696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna

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Vascular Disease
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more than 60% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 34% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 23% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Blakestad does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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5  Procedures

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

  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Blakestad has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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