Dr. Eyal Porat, MD

Dr. Eyal Porat, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Eyal Porat, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 17 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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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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more than 43% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 42% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 36% of peers

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4  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Porat does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

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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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Tom Dujmovich in Katy, TX – Jun 17, 2018
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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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Houston, TX – Apr 03, 2017
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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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Katy, TX – Nov 30, 2016
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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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Rosi G in Houston, TX – Oct 04, 2016
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