Dr. Eyal Porat, MD

Dr. Eyal Porat, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Eyal Porat, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Ben Gurion University in 1990 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

6400 Fannin St Ste 2850

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 486-5200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MHealth Insured
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Porat's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Dr. Porat treats Vascular Disease more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Porat treats this condition more than 53% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Dr. Porat treats Heart Disease more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Porat treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Porat treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Porat treats this condition more than 38% 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. Porat's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Root Surgery
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Repair
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Aortic Valvuloplasty
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eyal Porat, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Ben Gurion University in 1990 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2001
Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Carmel Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Sheba Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
Ben Gurion University
Medical School
1988
Ben Gurion University Of The Negev / Faculty Of Health Science
Undergraduate School
2001
1998
1991
1990
1988

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

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Dr. Porat has a rare combination of extraordinary technical skills combined with a very easy going bedside manner. He recently completed a successful double bypass on me, and made me comfortable pre-surgery, and was very attentive post surgery. He is extremely conscientious and is able to explain...Read More
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Dr. Porat is a top-notch physician. He performed surgery on my 74 year old mother - quadruple bypass. He is very understanding and has excellent bedside and communication skills. He listens and reassures as much as he honestly can. I highly recommend him!
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EXCELLENT SURGEON HE SAVED MY HUSBANDS LIFE! MY HUSBAND HAD A TORN AORTA AND HE SUCCESSFULLY REPLACED IT. HE ALSO REPAIRED THE TORN AORTIC VALVE. I THANK GOD FOR DR. PORAT.
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I had 2 previus heart surgerys, one performed by Dr Denton Cooley and the second one by the equipment of Dr. DeBakey The third one by Dr. Porat. THE BEST DOCTOR
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard
MHealth Insured
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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Options PPO

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