Dr. Christian Galvez-Padilla, MD

Dr. Christian Galvez-Padilla, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. Christian Galvez-Padilla, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsfield, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Universidad Francisco Marroquin in 1999 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

777 North St Ste 407

Pittsfield, MA 01201

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 6 More

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (5/24/2016)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Galvez-Padilla's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Galvez-Padilla performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Galvez-Padilla's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • 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)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Excellent surgical care, close to home.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Allegheny General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Umass-Berkshire Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Umass-Berkshire Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
Universidad Francisco Marroquin
Medical School
1994
University Francisco Marroquin / Faculty Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
2008
2006
2000
1999
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Galvez-Padilla's Reviews

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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