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Dr. Joachim Postel, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Postel

Dr. Joachim Postel, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Eureka, CA. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(707) 445-3732

Dr. Postel accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Postel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Surgery
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Dr. Postel performs Heart Surgery more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Postel performs this procedure more than 23% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Dr. Postel treats Vascular Disease more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Postel treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Postel treats Heart Disease more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Postel treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Postel's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joachim Postel, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Eureka, CA. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

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Dr. Postel performed triple bypass surgery on me at St. Josephs Hospital in October 2017. He told me in advance that it would be a difficult and challenging operation. He wasn't kidding. I spent 7 hours on the table. Had it not been for the experience, knowledge and skill of Dr. Postal before,...Read More
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great guy had nothing but good experiences.
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