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Dr. Hector Flores, MD

Dr. Hector Flores, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 43


Dr. Hector Flores, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.


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(915) 308-2323

Dr. Flores accepts the following insurance:

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Beech Street (Multiplan)
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Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Flores' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flores performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores treats Vascular Disease more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Flores treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores treats Pulmonary Disease more than 58% of his peers

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

Dr. Flores' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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 Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Arterial Graft
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Artery Stenosis
  • 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)
  • da Vinci® Lobectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Every member of El Paso Southwestern Cardiovascular Associates has a strong commitment of caring for people in some of life?s most trying circumstances. Our board-certified cardiothoracic surgeons and specially trained medical professionals and staff...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2011
Emory University, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
2008
University Of Texas Health Science Center, General Surgery
Residency Hospital
2003
University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School
1998
St. Mary's University
Undergraduate School
2011
2008
2003
1998

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Flores' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Flores

4.0

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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reckless dangerous and dishonest. please stay away from this doctor
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He is not confident in his line of work he did what was to be a simple biopsy nodule on my father and left him worst. He was highly recommend by Dr. Cortez in which is the same or worst Dr. then Flores I wish we never went to that visit.
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Great experience with Dr Flores. Pulled no punches in explaining risks that lobectomy surgery could arise. Was very concerned in patients welfare and never sugar coated the serious nature of what was involved in his work. I definitely and without hesitation will recommend him to anyone seeking a...Read More
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