Dr. Carlos Cruz, MD

Dr. Carlos Cruz, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Carlos Cruz, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University fo Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston in 1994 and specializes in vascular surgery.Read his story

3322 Colorado Blvd Ste 101

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 387-7588

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cruz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cruz treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cruz treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cruz treats Thrombosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cruz treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Cruz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dialysis Catheter Placement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Stenting
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Angioplasty
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Stenting
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

"Carlos P. Cruz, MD, graduated from Baylor University at Waco with a bachelor of science in biology. He then served a clinical externship at the Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham, England. From there, he attended the University of Texas Medical Br...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2001
University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Easton Hospital
Residency Hospital
1995
Easton Hospital
Internship Hospital
1994
University fo Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston
Medical School
1990
Baylor University
Undergraduate School
2001
1999
1995
1994
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cruz

4.8

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5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4%
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Cruz's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Cruz listens to concerns and makes decisions to benefit the patient.
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A patient of Dr. Cruz for several years. In each experience Dr. Cruz has been awesome in taking the time to explain and answer any and all questions. I have had a few times where wait times for appointments were longer than I wanted, but I realize he was spending the same quality time with...Read More
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I had a surgery scheduled for 11:00 am today, check in at 9:30 am. They put a port in my arm around 10:00 am. At 11:15 am I am getting a little nervous as the surgery is late. I meet the Anesthesiologist and he is a bit scruffy which does not make me feel any better. Finally at 12:45 pm my nerves...Read More
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Dr. Cruz has been so helpful in resolving my particular issue. I originally saw a different doctor not associated with Dr. Cruz's office. The other Dr. performed a procedure that did a tremendous amount of permanent damage to my leg. Dr. Cruz has been so diligent and kind in helping in my...Read More
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He’s the best vascular surgeon in north Texas He’s been my surgeon for 18 years. I would never go to anyone else.
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Aetna
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Bronze - Advantage 2500 PD EPO
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD HMO
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD PPO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Health Network Option Plan HMO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD HMO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD PPO
Bronze - Advantage Plus 5500 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 3000 PD EPO
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD HMO
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD PPO
Choice
Choice Open Access POS
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Commercial HMO
Gold - Premier 1000 PD EPO
Gold - Premier 600 PD EPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare Open PFFS
Open Choice
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Silver - Advantage 2000 PD EPO
Silver - Classic 2000 PD EPO
Silver - Classic 3500 PD Banner Health Network POS
Silver - Classic 3500 PD POS
Silver - Classic 3500 PD PPO
Silver - Classic 5000 PD Banner Health Network POS
Silver - Classic 5000 PD HMO
Silver - Classic 5000 PD OAMC POS
Silver - Classic 5000 PD POS
Silver - Classic 5000 PD PPO
Teacher Retirement System
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Centene
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas POS
Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Commercial EPO
Commercial HMO
Commercial PPO
Connecticut General Life Insurance
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Network Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access Plus
Open Access Plus PPO
Open Access POS
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Commercial EPO
Commercial POS
Commercial PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
Gold HMO
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Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
Medicare Supplement - High Deductible Plan F
Medicare Supplement - Plan A
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Medicare Supplement - Plan C
Medicare Supplement - Plan F
Medicare Supplement - Plan K
Medicare Supplement - Plan L
Medicare Supplement - Plan N
Tricare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Texas Workers' Compensation
Texas Workers' Compensation WC
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Choice
Choice EPO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Supplement PPO
PacifiCare Texas
Secure Horizons
Secure Horizons PPO
UMR
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare West

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