Dr. Douglas Minnich, MD

Dr. Douglas Minnich, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Douglas Minnich, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

833 Princeton Ave SW Ste Pob

Birmingham, AL 35211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Minnich's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Minnich performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Minnich performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Minnich performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Minnich performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Minnich performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Minnich performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Minnich's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
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
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
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
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Septal Defect
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Minnich, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Fl Shands Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Fl Shands Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1999
    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999

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Dr. Minnich's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Minnich

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO