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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Top Care Areas

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Pericardial Disease
high
more than 87% of peers
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
high
more than 84% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
high
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bhama's Reviews

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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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Sandip in Shah – Jun 08, 2017
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Excellent surgeon that cares deeply for his patients and their families.
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