Dr. Elizabeth Kline, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Kline, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Elizabeth Kline, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from University of Kentucky in 1995 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

316 Calhoun St Fl 3

Charleston, SC 29401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kline performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pleural Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Kline's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Airway Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Bellarmine College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Virginia Mason Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kline has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kline's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kline to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kline's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I tried to write a recommendation for Dr. Kline but I just could not express in words how she saved my life. I had Stage 3 esophageal cancer and totally relied on Dr. Kline to get me through. Dr. Kline performed a complete re-sectioning of my stomach and removed most of my esophagus, as well as...more
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Hi Dorothy, thank you for sharing your positive experience! We think Dr. Kline is amazing and glad you do to. We are happy to hear your are doing well. Thanks again for the recommendation, and have an amazing day!

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Dr. Kline performed a surgery on me after I had radiation & Chemo therapy. Other then being knowledgeable and skillful she was also a great source of encouragement to my family and I. From pre-surgery to post-surgery she was always helpful and informative. I did a lot of research prior to choosing...more
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