Dr. Daniel Meldrum, MD

Dr. Daniel Meldrum, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Daniel Meldrum, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Michigan State University in 1992 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

100 Michigan St NE Ste 8830

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 459-7258

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Meldrum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meldrum performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Meldrum performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meldrum treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Meldrum treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Decortication and Pleurectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meldrum performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Meldrum performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Meldrum's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our group has been serving the needs of Michigan patients for more than 55 years. With more than 150 years of combined experience, employ the latest and most comprehensive surgical approaches for the treatment of a variety of cardiothoracic condit...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2002
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1999
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1993
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Michigan State University
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1987
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School
    1987

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There are no words to describe this wonderful dr. He as well as Abby and Shelly his assistants saved my life. I have a friend who was just diagnosed to have heart valve replacement. she's scared and asked for a 2nd opinion. I referred her to Dr. Meldrum. she's waiting for her dr to send him a...Read More
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On August 17, 2012 I was wheeled into the operating room at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. The previous day I was placed in an ambulance in Stuart, Florida in order to be transported 4 hours (250 miles) to Shands. At 49 years old I had an aortic root aneurysm, a pulmonary embolism, and...Read More
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I was so scared to have heart surgery but I am glad I did. Not as bad as I thought it would be and what a life changer in a good way. It was over before I knew it and recovering at home and I can breathe now. Thought it was my lungs but it was my heart.
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Dr Meldrum saved my Father's life. He was compassionate and caring. He answered all questions that we had, and gave my father another chance at life. We can never thank him enough. We would highly recommend Dr. Meldrum to your family. In a very difficult time, he gave us hope, and it was a...Read More
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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