Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD

Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Sicklerville, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1993 and specializes in thoracic surgery and surgical oncology.

500 Cross Keys Rd

Sicklerville, NJ 08081

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Derivaux's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Empyema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Derivaux treats Empyema more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Derivaux treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Derivaux performs Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Derivaux performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Derivaux performs Lung Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Derivaux performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Derivaux's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Sicklerville, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1993 and specializes in thoracic surgery and surgical oncology.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1993
    UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School
    1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Virtua South, Chief, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Virtua South, Chief, Department of Vascular Surgery

Dr. Derivaux's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Derivaux

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Derivaux just performed my second lung surgery. He is a pleasant, competent, caring person and an excellent surgeon. I would not hesitate to recommend him to any of my family or friends.
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Excellent Surgeon. Excellent communicator. Extremely pleased
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO