Dr. Gary Jett, MD

Dr. Gary Jett, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Gary Jett, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1978 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.Read his story

4716 Alliance Blvd Ste 310

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(469) 800-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jett performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Jett's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Jett's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jett "Dr. Jett is a native Texan and trained at the leading institutions in the nation. He is nationally recognized for his research and innovation. He is one of the leading robotic surgeons in the world. Dr.Jett delivers compassionate care in a minimally invasive fashion. He tailors all patient's surgical treatments to meet their specific needs. His passion and innovation sets him apart from other surgeons."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jett "Individualize your surgical treatment in a minimally invasive fashion.  Providing compassionate care tailored to your particular needs."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Airway Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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75  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Austin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • National Institute Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jett's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jett to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Jett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Jett did my husband's second bypass surgery in 2009. He was wonderful! He explained everything with such patience. If we every need another bypass I pray he will do it!
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Bypass in 2012. Perfect in all manners. Can not think of anything derogatory to say. The best, period.
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