Dr. Jay Bhama, MD

Dr. Jay Bhama, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Jay Bhama, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

3459 5th Ave Fl 7

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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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

Treatment Frequency
Septal Defect
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama treats Septal Defect more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bhama treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama treats Pericardial Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Bhama treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhama performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Bhama performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Bhama's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
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 Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Bhama, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

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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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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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