Dr. Daniel Waters, DO

Dr. Daniel Waters, DO

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Daniel Waters, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

250 S Crescent Dr

Mason City, IA 50401

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Waters' Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Dr. Waters performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Waters performs this procedure more than 84% 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)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Waters 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
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waters treats Vascular Disease more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Waters treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Waters' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Carotid Artery Disease
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Lung Cancer
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
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

Biography

Dr. Daniel Waters, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1989
    The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Des Moines General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    John F. Kennedy Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / New Jersey School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1977
    St. Josephs College
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Awards

Dr. Waters' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Waters

4.8

Based on 21 reviews

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1 Star
4.761904761904762%
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Excellent care from the time I was admitted till I was released. Thanks
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My mother died under his care when she went in for a "simple bypass" procedure, caused her to languish in a comma for two weeks as her organs one by one shut down and she became septic and she passed. What was explained to our family to be s simple procedure became a deadly one. I urge caution.
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Everyone was so professional and so accommodating. I was well pleased with everyone.
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IT WENT VERY WELL
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Very good at explaining the procedures and conditions with this operation.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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