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Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD

Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 51

  

Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Sewell, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and surgical oncology.


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(856) 288-1737

Dr. Derivaux accepts the following insurance:

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

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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
normal
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:

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • 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)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • 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
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Purpura
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Derivaux, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Sewell, NJ and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and surgical oncology.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic 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

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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Excellent Dr. he speaks to you so you understand everything. Great bedside manner, I would recommend him to everyone.
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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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