Dr. Frederic Seligson, MD

Dr. Frederic Seligson, MD

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62 y/o
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Dr. Frederic Seligson, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Kansas City, MO. He specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.Read his story

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

2330 E Meyer Blvd Ste 505

Kansas City, MO 64132
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Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Seligson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seligson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Seligson treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seligson treats Heart Disease more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Seligson treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seligson performs Lung Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Seligson performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Seligson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
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
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
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
Laparotomy
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Surgical Procedures
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School
  • 1983
    Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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It was such a pleasure dealing with the doctors at this practice. Not only are they personable, but very up to date and informative with regards to the cutting edge of Cardiac procedures. Our family was confident that we found the right Doctors to perform surgeries on our 91 year-young Dad. It...Read More
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Dr Seligson takes the time and care to explain the options and spends the time to make sure that you understand. Waiting times in the exam rooms can sometime be a bit long, but that it because he is making sure that the other patients have all of their questioned answered.
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Had my first visit was very pleased . He sat and explained to me and my husband everything . Was very polite and careing and used words that I understand rather than using the big words most doctors use .
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Dr. Siligson is the most thorough and detailed doctor I have been to. He spent well over an hour with me and my wife explaining my need for surgery, what was involved, how long it would take and etc.
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The staff and the doctor very nice. The doctor was very thorough on the exclamation of my condition. They made me feel very at a ease about a difficult situation.
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