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Dr. Dennis Havens, MD

Dr. Dennis Havens, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 76

  

Dr. Dennis Havens, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 51 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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(859) 277-7129

Dr. Havens accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Havens' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Havens performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Havens performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Pericardial Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Havens treats Pericardial Disease more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Havens treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Havens treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Havens treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Dr. Havens' conditions and procedures:

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 Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
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
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
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 Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
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

Care Philosophy

Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive, multispecialty network of physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our providers are committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered care and strive to treat our patients the way we would want to be treated, every time, at every Baptist Health location.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

University Ky Mc
Residency Hospital
1981
University Nm Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
University Ky Mc
Internship Hospital
1968
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1981
1969
1968

Awards

Dr. Havens' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Havens

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(1)

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Dr. Havens' Performance
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Dr. Dennis Havens is the BEST there is. He saved my Husband's life.
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I love the care that I received from Dr. Havens........he is the best! He has removed 3 chest tubes that I was so dreading to have removed and he explained as he was doing them. I can definitely tell that he is experienced......no pain and on my way to full recovery. Thanks again Dr. Havens!!!!!
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