Dr. Brian Priest, MD

Dr. Brian Priest, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Brian Priest, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery.Read his story

Community Physician Network, Heart and Vascular Care

8075 N Shadeland Ave Ste 200

Indianapolis, IN 46250
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 59% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 57% of peers
Heart Surgery
normal
more than 35% of peers

Dr. Priest'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.

Dr. Priest's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Priest "Dr. Priest is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon. He attended medical school at New Jersey Medical School. Following medical school, he completed his residency training in cardiac and thoracic surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Priest completed a general surgery residency at Temple University Hospital. To round off his training, he completed a transplant and immunology fellowship at the University of Minnesota Hospital."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

25  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Temple University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cleveland Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Priest has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Priest's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Priest to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Priest's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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