Dr. Daniel Waters, DO

Dr. Daniel Waters, DO

Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Daniel Waters, DO is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Mason City, IA and has been practicing for 30 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.Read his story

250 S Crescent Dr

Mason City, IA 50401

Contact Information

(641) 494-5300

Insurance Accepted

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

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(641) 494-5300

Dr. Waters accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Waters' Top Procedures and Conditions

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

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
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • 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

Board-Certified: Thoracic/Cardiovascular and General Surgery, American Osteopathic Board of Surgery Fellow: American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, American College of Cardiologists, American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Surgeon...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Waters' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Waters

4.8

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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The entire team was incredible taking care of me. Thank you so much.
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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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Post Mayo surgical inspection
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