Dr. Frank Sellke, MD

Dr. Frank Sellke, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Frank Sellke, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

2 Dudley St Ste 360

Providence, RI 02905

Contact Information

(401) 274-7546

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sellke's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sellke treats Vascular Disease more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Sellke treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sellke performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Sellke performs this procedure more than 54% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sellke treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Sellke treats this condition more than 54% 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. Sellke's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm of Heart
Aneurysm Surgery
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
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
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
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 Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Diseases
Impella Device
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
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
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide World Class Care, Excellent Communication with Patient and Referring Physicians

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1990
University Ia Hosps Clins
Residency Hospital
1987
Akron City Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Ind University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
Wabash College
Undergraduate School
1990
1987
1982
1981
1977

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • T-32 NIH Traning Grant in Cardiovascular Surgery, 2004
  • Research Grants, National Institues of Health, 1992

Media & Publications

  • Research,

Dr. Sellke's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sellke

4.5

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Friendly and knowledgable. And he was able to speak german with my wife which she love!
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I've only heard of great results from all of the heart surgeons in practice.
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Locations

University Cardiovascular Surgical Associates, Inc.

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

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Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

Rhode Island Hospital

Providence, RI