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Dr. Deborah McCollum, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Female · Age 61

Dr. McCollum

Dr. Deborah McCollum, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Amarillo, TX. She graduated from Oklahoma College Of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery and specializes in cardiac surgery.


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(806) 457-9107

Dr. McCollum accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
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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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. McCollum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCollum performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 88% of her peers

Dr. McCollum performs this procedure more than 88% of her 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. McCollum treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 80% of her peers

Dr. McCollum treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCollum treats Heart Disease more than 76% of her peers

Dr. McCollum treats this condition more than 76% of her peers

Dr. McCollum's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • 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 Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • 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
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • 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
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal 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. Deborah McCollum, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Amarillo, TX. She graduated from Oklahoma College Of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

University Of Ok College Of Med
Residency Hospital
Oklahoma College Of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery
Medical School

Awards

Dr. McCollum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCollum

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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A wonderful physician. Explained everything about the valve replacement to be preformed and after the procedure, explained everything concerning the surgery. Had this procedure done approx. 1 1/2 years ago. Still clicking along. Pun intended. Yes, if you are given a choice of surgeons, chose...Read More
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Listens well and clearly explains step by step process to recovery.
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Told me that I should be”be happy” about what she had to say when she’d really said nothing. Wanted my daughter and myself to stop asking questions. Did not feel reassured at all. She scared me silly. Sought a 2nd opinion. Do not go to this lady. Probably the worst doctor/patient experience...Read More
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Dr Deborah McCollum was consulted to do a thoracotomy with my Neurosurgeon. She is straightforward, honest, and listened to every concern I had. She gave me confidence in going forward. The surgery was very successful & the incision & drain sites are healing nicely. I recommend Dr McCollum.
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Excellent personality. Valve replacement July 6th 2016. Excellent job, and quick recovery.
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