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Dr. Jorge De La Garza, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. De La Garza

Dr. Jorge De La Garza, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mcallen, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Texas-Houston McGovern Medical School in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery.


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(956) 971-0066

Dr. De La Garza accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. De La Garza's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Garza performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 43% of his peers

Dr. De La Garza performs this procedure more than 43% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Garza performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 41% of his peers

Dr. De La Garza performs this procedure more than 41% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Garza performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 27% of his peers

Dr. De La Garza performs this procedure more than 27% of his peers

Dr. De La Garza's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • 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. Jorge De La Garza, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mcallen, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Texas-Houston McGovern Medical School in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Education

1993
Baylor
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Naval Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
University Of Texas-Houston McGovern Medical School
Medical School
1993
1988
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. De La Garza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. De La Garza

4.7

Based on 3 reviews

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