Dr. Jerry Gooch, MD

Dr. Jerry Gooch, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Jerry Gooch, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

6027 Walnut Grove Rd Ste 203

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 761-9155

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Gooch's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gooch treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Gooch treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gooch treats Vascular Disease more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Gooch treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gooch performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Gooch performs this procedure more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Dr. Gooch's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jerry Gooch, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1977
    Tex Heart Institute
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1975
    Baylor Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1975
  • 1970
    City Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1970
  • 1969
    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1969

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Dr. Gooch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gooch

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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My emergency surgery was performed 9/13/2018 at Baptist Memorial by Dr. Gooch. First, being airlifted to the Baptist. I can tell you he and his team made me feel warmth through all the stressors I was experiencing. Dr. Gooch saved my life and without hesitation, yes I would refer him to family and...Read More
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This man has magic hands. My husband is alivevand well after lots if blockage and surviving a widow maker. In only 6 hours, Dr. Gooch performed 2 types of surgeries, an endarectomy and a CABG. He has such great bedside manner and he seemed to really care about the condition my husband was in after...Read More
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Dr. Gooch is the best heart surgeon my husband and I know. Dr. Gooch operated on my husband 13 years ago . He had endocarditis and he saved my husbands life. 13 years later Feb.3-4 Dr. Gooch saved my husbands life by operating and replacing 2 heart valves the Aortic and Mitral valve. His blood...Read More
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He was up front and to the point I am glad Dr. Shala recommended him he saved my husbands life.I would trust him with my life excellent surgeon. again thank you.Mrs M. Shirey.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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