Dr. Ignacio Duarte, MD

Dr. Ignacio Duarte, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Ignacio Duarte, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1993 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

270 S Moon Ave

Brandon, FL 33511

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 79% of peers
Aortic Dissection
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Duarte's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Duarte's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Duarte "As a physician I have committed myself to providing the highest level of compassionate care for my patients. I enjoy the continuous intellectual and technical challenges of cardiac surgery. I especially value the opportunity to get to know my patients and their families and make a positive impact on their lives. "
This content was provided by Dr. Duarte "Dr. Duarte has dedicated himself to providing the highest quality of comprehensive care for his patients, utilizing the latest technologies."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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38  Procedures

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Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 10/7/2015
    Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
    State: Florida
  • Settlement : 10/15/2015
    Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    State: Florida
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

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Crawford Long Hosp-Emory U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Duarte has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Duarte has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duarte's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duarte to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Duarte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

As a new heart patient I was set at ease by the entire staff. My condition was explained to me and I was set at ease as to how it will be treated Dr. Duarte clearly answered my questions and explained the surgery. This was my first time at this office and I highly recommend their professional...more
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IN JUST A FEW WEEKS (JANUARY 5, 2018) IT WILL B 11 YEARS OF A HEALTHY LIFE I HAVE ENJOYED SINCE DR. DUARTE PERFORMED A QUAD-BYPASS ON ME AT ST. JOES. HOSPITAL IN CARROLLWOOD. I AM 71 NOW AND DO NOT BELIEVE I WOULD HAVE SURVIVED THIS LONG W/O BOTH THE DEVINE INTERVENTION OF MY LORD AND SAVIOR AND...more
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From reception to the actual consult with Dr. Duarte, I found my visit and interaction to be exceptional. I initially met with Nurse Practitioner Misti Davenport for triage and assessment. She was very professional; kind, polite, and provided an excellent overview of my surgery. Dr. Duarte was...more
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