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Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 88

Dr. Takita

Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD is a general surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 65 years. He graduated from Sch Med Keio Gijuku U, Tokyo in 1954 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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(716) 859-7600

Dr. Takita accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Takita's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thoracentesis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takita performs Thoracentesis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Takita performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takita performs Lung Surgery more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Takita performs this procedure more than 69% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takita performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Takita performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Takita's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hernia Repair
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hiroshi Takita, MD is a general surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 65 years. He graduated from Sch Med Keio Gijuku U, Tokyo in 1954 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

Beverly Hosp
Residency Hospital
1968
Buffalo Va Hosp
Residency Hospital
1955
Rochester Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
1954
Sch Med Keio Gijuku U, Tokyo
Medical School
1968
1955
1954

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