Dr. Ian Makey, MD

Dr. Ian Makey, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Ian Makey, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Tulane in 2006 and specializes in thoracic surgery and lung transplant surgery.Read his story

7979 Wurzbach Rd

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 450-0999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Makey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makey performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 79% of his peers

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

Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makey performs Lung Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Makey performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makey performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Makey performs this procedure more than 60% 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. Makey's conditions and procedures:

Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heller Myotomy
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer Treatment
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Metastatic Cancer
Minimally Invasive Thymectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Paralyzed Diaphragm
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Respiratory System Cancer
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Thymus Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Great patient care requires that you care about your patient.  

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Lung Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2013
    Beth Isarel Deaconess Med Ctr-Harvard U
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2011
    Beth Israel Deaconess Hosp Harvard Med Sch
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2007
    Cedar Sinai Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Tulane
    Medical School
    2006
  • 2000
    Millsaps College
    Undergraduate School
    2000

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Ambetter
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
Principal Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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