Dr. Carolyn Jones, MD

Dr. Carolyn Jones, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Carolyn Jones, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1993 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

601 Elmwood Ave.

Rochester, NY 14642

Contact Information

(585) 275-1509

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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48  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jones has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jones' Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jones to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Jones' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Jones recently performed surgery on me. This was not the first operation she performed on me. In fact, the first time, she saved my life-I had a serious case of pneumonia and she operated on my right lung. I felt instantly better when I awoke. The second surgery was related to a condition with...more
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Dr. Jones is a skillful surgeon that has treated me in the past and will be monitoring my condition in the future. We are lucky to have her in the Rochester area. She also has a remarkable staff and work ethic and makes you feel like you are their only patient.
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Performed surgery on my son. Very thorough. Explained procedure and outcomes. Friendly and willing to answer questions. Top notch team. She or team members very present during 6 day stay in hospital. Exceeded expectations
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