Dr. David Zolfaghari, MD

Dr. David Zolfaghari, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. David Zolfaghari, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Pennsylvania in 1990 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

3800 S National Ave Wheeler Heart Center 4th Floor

Springfield, MO 65807

Contact Information

(417) 875-2622

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of Missouri
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Zolfaghari's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zolfaghari performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zolfaghari performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zolfaghari performs this procedure more than 97% 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
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zolfaghari treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zolfaghari treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina

Dr. Zolfaghari's conditions and procedures:

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 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
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
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 Zolfaghari, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Pennsylvania in 1990 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Geo Washington University School Med
    Residency Hospital
  • Eastern Va Med School
    Residency Hospital
  • 1990
    Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Medical School
    1990

Awards

Dr. Zolfaghari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zolfaghari

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Z is knowledgeable, kind and takes the time to explain the surgery. He answers questions before you even ask them. I can't say enough positive about him.
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Saved my life with an aortic valve replacement St Jude. That was 13 1/2 years ago at 58 I went back to work, retired to the farm and still very active at 71. I thank God and Dr. Z.
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Doesn't care enough to let questions from patients get past his nurse.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
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Medicaid of Missouri
Medicare
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MultiPlan
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