Dr. Hernan Bazan, MD

Dr. Hernan Bazan, MD

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Vascular Surgery  |  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Hernan Bazan, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Bazan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bazan " A native of Argentina, Dr. Hernan Bazan grew up in New Orleans. He completed his undergraduate work at Vanderbilt University (B.S., 1994) and his medical school training at Georgetown University (M.D., 2000) in Washington D.C. During his medical school training, he was a Howard Hughes Medical Institutes Research Scholar at the National Institutes of Health (1996 - 1998). He conducted his General Surgery training at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York (2000 - 2005) and his Vascular Surgery fellowship at Yale University/Yale-New Haven Hospital (2005 - 2007) in New Haven, CT. Dr. Bazan is double Board-certified in General and Vascular Surgery and is the author of over 25 scientific publications and book chapters. He is a member of the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), The Arnold P. Gold Foundation and numerous vascular surgery societies."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bazan "Dr. Bazan's areas of clinical and research interests include the treatment of carotid artery disease/blockages with awake/cervical block and general anesthesia, carotid stenting, minimally invasive and open approaches to abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms, and the minimally invasive treatment of leg blockages particularly in patients with critical limb ischemia. He conducted his General Surgery training at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York (2000 - 2005) where he was awarded the Arthur H. Aufses, Sr Prize in Surgery and multiple teaching awards by medical students and fellow surgical residents. He conducted his Vascular Surgery fellowship at Yale University/Yale-New Haven Hospital (2005 - 2007) in New Haven, CT. "
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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Occlusion
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Visceral Ischemic Syndrome

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Fistula Repair
  • Laparotomy
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

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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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Yale University New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Teacher in Surgery Award, 2013
  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching, 2005
  • HHMI Research Award for Continuing Medical Studies, 2000
  • Ochsner Research Mentor Award, 2017
  • The Arthur H. Aufses, Sr. Award in Surgery, 2005
Media & Publications
  • Urgent CEA is safe in patients with few comorbid medical conditions, 2008
  • Urgent CEA/CAS Are Safe after tPA treatment in patients with minor-to-moderate stroke in Vascular News, 2015
  • Urgent carotid intervention is safe after thrombolysis for minor to moderate acute ischemic stroke., 2015
  • Carotid plaque rupture is accompanied by an increase in the ratio of serum circR-284 to miR-221 levels.,
  • Complications After Endovascular Treatment of Hepatic Artery Stenosis Following Liver Transplantation.,
  • Acute loss of miR-221 and miR-222 in the atherosclerotic plaque shoulder accompanies plaque rupture., 2015

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Member
  • American College of Surgeons, Member
  • American Heart Association, Member
  • American Stroke Association, Member
  • Association for Surgical Education, Member
  • Association of Program Directors in Vascular Surgery, Member
  • Gulf Coast Vascular Surgery Society, Member
  • International Society for Vascular Surgery, Member
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, Member
  • Society for Vascular Surgery, Member
  • Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Member
  • The Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Member
  • Yale Surgical Society, Member

Ochsner Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Bazan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bazan to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews

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4.8
based on 64 total reviews (5 with comments)
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Dr. Bazan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Bazan accepts 35 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Health Care Alliance Pool
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Vision Care Plan (VCP)
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Mississippi Health Partners
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Veterans Choice Program

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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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