Dr. Hector Dox, MD

Dr. Hector Dox, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Hector Dox, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Columbus, MS and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 1988 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

255 Baptist Blvd Ste 401

Columbus, MS 39705

Contact Information

(662) 244-2288

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 27 More

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Dr. Dox's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dox treats Aneurysm more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dox treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dox treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dox treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dox treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dox treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hector Dox, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Columbus, MS and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 1988 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1998
    UCLA Medical Center, Division Of Ct Surgery. Pediatric Heart Surgery & Transplantation
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    The Ohio State University Medical Center Cardiothoracic Surgery Training Program
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1993
    University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals General Surgery Training Program
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    University Puerto Rico Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dox's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dox

3.8

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
29.41176470588235%
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I'd recommend this doctor to all. Dr. Dox saved my life at lima memorial, ohio. I'd love to sit down and have dinner with this doctor that's how much respect I have for the man, very grateful.
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Dr. Dox explained everything very well prior to the surgery and what to expect after surgery! Very pleased!!!!
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I do not believe that anyone could go anywhere else to receive any better treatment.
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I give him and his assistants an A.
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Has no interest in well being of patient or their family.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
NGS CoreSource
Paramount
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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