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Dr. Brett Grizzell, MD

Dr. Brett Grizzell, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 43


Dr. Brett Grizzell, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.


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(316) 858-5000

Dr. Grizzell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Grizzell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grizzell performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Grizzell performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grizzell treats Pulmonary Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Grizzell treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grizzell performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 93% of his peers

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

Dr. Grizzell's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lead Extraction
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Revascularization Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brett Grizzell, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2011
Barnes-Jewish Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2009
University of Kansas / School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2004
University of Kansas / School of Medicine
Medical School
2011
2009
2004

Awards

Dr. Grizzell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Grizzell

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
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I would highly recommend Dr. Grizzell!! He cares about his patients and most definitely did an amazing job with my surgery!
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Would recommend Dr. Grizzell to anyone facing medical issues. He was thorough with treatment and explanations to me and my family. He has a great personality and bedside manner. His staff is very on top of all medical issues also. We highly recommend him and the Kansas Heart Hospital for all...Read More
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I cannot sufficiently express my utmost respect and gratitude for Dr. Grizzell in terms of his professional expertise and his kindness. He was my father's surgeon and my dad had a complicated circumstance. He needed open-heart surgery, and Dr. Grizzell was everything we could have hoped for and...Read More
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Simply the best! Great personality and cares deeply for his patients!
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Dr. Grizzell treated me last minute, I had to wait on insurance and it made my condition worse and when we finally got in to see someone I am so thankful it was Dr. Grizzell. He treated me quickly and went over the procedure with me several times, followed up after, and his office did a great job...Read More
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