Dr. Emile Bacha, MD

Dr. Emile Bacha, MD

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Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Emile Bacha, MD is a pediatric cardiothoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

Childrens Hospital Of New York

3959 Broadway Rm 274

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Dr. Bacha's Experience

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Dr. Bacha's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in Congenital Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Bacha's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bacha "Dr. Emile Bacha is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon with a subspecialization in pediatric cardiac surgery. From 2000-2004, he was the Surgical Director of the Congenital Heart Center at the University of Chicago. From 2004-2009, he was Senior Associate in Cardiac Surgery at the Children's Hospital Boston and Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, as well as Cardiac Surgery Fellowship Program Director, and Director of the Pediatric Heart Valve Center. Since January 2010, Dr. Bacha has been Director of the Congenital and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery program at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Weill Cornell Medical School. In July 2011, he was appointed Chief of the Division of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bacha "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

4  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Incompetence
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Valvular Regurgitation
  • Valvular Stenosis

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Ludwig Maximilians-Universitat Medizinische Fakultat Germany
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Klinikum Grosshadern University Hospital & German Heart Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Massachusetts General Hospital; Children's Hospital Boston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bacha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bacha's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bacha to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Bacha's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Emile Bacha is an incredible pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon. He performed open heart surgery on my three month old son for Tetralogy of Fallot. Dr. Bacha is gifted in both the surgery room and at the bedside which is a unique combination. I know our son is healthy and thriving because of the...more
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My wife and I have had a very I unpleasant experience with Dr. Bacha. He is very disrespectful, untrustworthy and will lie right to your face. We met with him a couple of times and he said he was performing a surgery on my newborn baby, when in fact it turned out he was never going to do it. Then...more
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