Dr. Jose Escobar, MD

Dr. Jose Escobar, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. Jose Escobar, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in 2000 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 400

Denton, TX 76201

Contact Information

(940) 323-3655

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Escobar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Dr. Escobar treats Pulmonary Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Escobar treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Dr. Escobar treats Vascular Disease more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Escobar treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Escobar performs Lung Surgery more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Escobar performs this procedure more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Escobar's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
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)
Coarctation of the Aorta
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 Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal 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. Jose Escobar, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in 2000 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • Ut Southwestern Medical School
    Residency Hospital
  • 2000
    Texas Tech University Health Science Center
    Medical School
    2000

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He treats you like family or if you are his primary patient. He is the best of the best. He saved my life.
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My Father had a triple bypass on 9/11/18 Dr. Escobar was awesome. He visited my Dad at least four times a day. He was thorough in his explanations and very kind.I expected a much larger incision, but My Father And I we very pleased that it was much smaller than we expected. Thanks Dr. Escobar for...Read More
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Dr.Escobar did a triple bypass.An excellent doctor.My recovery time was quick, my scaring minimal.The care after surgery -excellent.
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Beware! This doctor treated me for a blood clot and I ended up being transported by helicopter to another hospital. He wanted to amputate my legs! Because he let my feet go over night with no blood, today I can barely walk. The doctor at the hospital I was taken to saved my legs. If you smoke, he...Read More
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Very compassionate surgeon
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