Dr. Jay Bhama, MD

Dr. Jay Bhama, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Jay Bhama, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1998 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

3459 5th Ave Fl 7

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 647-8762

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Bhama's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pericardial Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama treats Pericardial Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Bhama treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Bhama performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Bhama performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Bhama, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1998 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2007
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    George Washington University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    Baylor College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1998

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Dr. Bhama is indeed a compassionate and gracious Doctor and shows confidence about the treatment plan he recommends to his patients....i have met and consulted with several doctors from leading institutions like Mayo Clinic and Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Bhama excels them all ...to sum is up....Dr....Read More
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Excellent surgeon that cares deeply for his patients and their families.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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