Dr. Eitan Podgaetz, MD

Dr. Eitan Podgaetz, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 40
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Dr. Eitan Podgaetz, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dallas, TX. He specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.Read his story

3410 Worth St Ste 235

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(469) 800-7370

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Podgaetz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophageal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Podgaetz treats Esophageal Diseases more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Podgaetz treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Podgaetz treats Pulmonary Disease more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Podgaetz treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Decortication and Pleurectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Podgaetz performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Podgaetz performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Podgaetz's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Podgaetz believes and promotes the benefits of minimally invasive thoracic surgery (VATS and Robotic) for his patients as this helps accelerate recovery, minimize pain and shorten hospital stay. One recent area of interest is Enhanced Recovery...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Mayo Clin
    Residency Hospital

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Podgaetz's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Eitan Podgaetz, MD
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Dr. Podgaetz performed my esophagectomy. He is a very professional and is a very skilled surgeon. He also took time out of his schedule to perform a stint removal for me on his day of clinics. I would recommend him to anyone needing his expertise. D.McFall T3N1Mx Cancer patient.
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Amazing surgeon who saved my life and has great personal communication skills. He also seems to have a passion to stay at the forefront of his field. Not bad looking either.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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