Dr. Felice Reitknecht, MD

Dr. Felice Reitknecht, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Felice Reitknecht, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Sayre, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Universidad Nordestana (Unne) in 1980 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1 Guthrie Sq

Sayre, PA 18840

Contact Information

(570) 888-5858

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Reitknecht's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Reitknecht performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Reitknecht performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Reitknecht performs Lung Surgery more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Reitknecht performs this procedure more than 93% of her peers

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Reitknecht treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Reitknecht treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Reitknecht's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
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. Felice Reitknecht, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Sayre, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Universidad Nordestana (Unne) in 1980 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1986
University At Buffalo State University Of New York
Residency Hospital
1982
University At Buffalo State University Of New York
Internship Hospital
1980
Universidad Nordestana (Unne)
Medical School
1986
1982
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Reitknecht's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Reitknecht

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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What People Say About Dr. Felice Reitknecht, MD
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Would actually not give her any stars. In Jan 2015 my mother who was scheduled for an elective AVR/single vessel CABG was seen preoperatively in rapid Afib, vomiting with a fever. She sent her home with Zofran, because she was “going on vacation”. My mother was found unresponsive the next...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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