Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD

Dr. Bret Borchelt, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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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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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Borchelt'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.

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

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • 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

Dr. Borchelt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Borchelt's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Borchelt to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Borchelt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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...more
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