Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD

Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

4622 Country Club Rd Ste 180

Winston Salem, NC 27104

Contact Information

(336) 768-9535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 76% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 70% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 68% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

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52  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University MD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD
Upon a reference from Novant, I was sent to Dr. Borchelt for a consultation on my dilated aorta. Despite accepted best practice of surgery for aortas dilated at 5cm, Dr. Borchelt wanted to wait for 6 months. After a second opinion recommended by my cardiologist, I chose to have the surgery by a...Read More
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