Dr. Bradley Hofer, MD

Dr. Bradley Hofer, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Bradley Hofer, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in 1980 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

950 E Harvard Ave Ste 550

Denver, CO 80210

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
high
more than 84% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Hofer'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. Hofer "As a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Hofer specializes in adult surgery of the heart, lungs, chest, and esophagus. He wants to provide you with the finest in medical care and restore you as quickly as possible to good health. His goal is to provide the most comprehensive and progressive cardiac and thoracic surgical services delivered with compassion, integrity and dignity emphasizing accessibility, dependability, patients rights, and community commitment."

6  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

66  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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54  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Virginia Mason Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • East Birmingham Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hofer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hofer's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hofer to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hofer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Hofer is an incredible Dr! After I had a heart ablation from another Dr that had major complications, Dr Hofer immediately found the issues and literally saved my life! He was very thorough and attentive. His expertise is beyond words. I would recommend him to anyone that has heart issues.
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