Dr. Cesar Nahas, MD

Dr. Cesar Nahas, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  |  
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58 y/o
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Dr. Cesar Nahas, MD is a cardiac surgery doctor who practices in Webster, TX. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.Read his story

Texas Surgical Associates

450 W Medical Center Blvd Ste 201

Webster, TX 77598
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Pipefitters
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Nahas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nahas "In 1997 Dr. Cesar Nahas who was then the chief of cardiac surgery at the Michael DeBakey Houston VA Hospital was recruited to found the cardiac surgery program at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center. Prior to that time, only a small number of heart surgeries were performed there. Dr. Nahas was instrumental in growing cardiovascular care in the Clear Lake area to what it has become today. His respected practice focuses on state-of-the-art heart, heart valve, open vascular as well as endovascular procedures. He is a major provider of off-pump coronary bypass surgery in the Houston area."
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Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • 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
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • St Joseph University Beirut
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Baylor College Of Medicine Houston Texas
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor College Of Medicine Houston Texas
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Methodist Hospital Houston Texas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nahas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Nahas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Nahas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

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Dr. Nahas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nahas to family and friends
4.3
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nahas' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

League City, TX |
Dr. Nahas preformed a triple bypass on me 2 years ago. Surgery went perfect and no problems since. He has an excellent education, and vast experience. I understand from others he is considered one of the best heart surgeons in the U.S., if not the entire world. In addition, he is a gentleman in...more
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in Houston, TX |
I would recommend Dr. Nahas to my children if they needed heart surgery for following reasons: - I am 62 years old and I have not seen Dr. Nahas for 16 years since he last performed my DBL bypass - After surgery I felt 100% normal / no after effects / pain; I was back to working 12 hrs./day in 1...more
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in Bacliff, Texas |
Dr. Nahas has saved my life on 3 different occasions.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nahas accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Pipefitters
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Nahas has admitting privileges

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center
500 W Medical Center Blvd
Webster, TX 77598
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