Dr. Jeffrey Cross, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Cross, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
61 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Jeffrey Cross, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

CHPG St. Anthony Associated Surgeons

11700 W 2nd Pl # 210A

Lakewood, CO 80228
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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. Cross' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cross performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Cross performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cross performs Hernia Repair more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Cross performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cross performs Lung Surgery more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Cross performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Cross' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

There is tremendous inner satisfaction to be part of the process of helping a patient feel better and becoming a healthy, whole person again.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    U Colo Sch Med
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    Brown Medical School
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1981
    Dartmouth
    Undergraduate School
    1981

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Thank you so much to Dr. Cross. You improved the quality of life for my husband and for our whole family. We appreciate you beyond measure!
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Dr Cross is truly dedicated to patient care. My healthcare needs are a top priority when I'm in his care. I saw many Drs for my illness and the only one willing and able to help was this amazing physician. I am so grateful. He takes time to address questions and concerns. I would recommend him to...Read More
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Dr. Cross is one of the most compassionate, talented and impressive medical professionals I have ever met. We have gone through multiple internal surgeries together and I trust him implicitly. He is truly dedicated to patient care and comfort. When I was in the hospital, he would come by before...Read More
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I can't tell you how much we love Dr. Cross. He has been wonderful to my baby brother who was diagnosed with lung cancer and had to have his lung removed. Dr. Cross has taken the time to answer all of our questions and he treated us with respect and compassion. He is amazing and Jon is so thankful...Read More
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He has been taking care of my situation for almost 9 years he is a very caring doctor to my needs wouldn't go anywhere else
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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