Dr. David Kress, MD

Dr. David Kress, MD

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Dr. David Kress, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and cardiovascular surgery.

2901 W Kinnickinnic River Pkwy Ste 511

Milwaukee, WI 53215

Contact Information

(414) 649-3990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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(414) 649-3990

Dr. Kress accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Kress' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Maze Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kress performs Maze Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kress performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mini-Maze Procedure
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kress performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kress performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Heart Defect Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kress performs Heart Defect Repair more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kress performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kress' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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 Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • 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
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • 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. David Kress, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and cardiovascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1989
University Wis Hospital Clin
Residency Hospital
1984
University Wis Hospital Clin
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Wisconsin Medical School
Medical School
1989
1984
1983

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Awesome, I will continue with Dr. Kress if needed. He was thorough in first consultation . Explained things very well and left you with a feeling of total confidence in taking care of the procedure. He speaks so calmly and you cant help but feel the same. When left office that day I was certain I had the right Dr. I would and will recommend him to anyone. His support team also is very. Friendly and knowledgeable . Thanks to Dr. Kress and his team!
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Spent time to explain procedures. Very caring doctor. Great staff and excellent quality of care. Highly recommended.
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