Dr. Joseph Bavaria, MD

Dr. Joseph Bavaria, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 61
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Dr. Joseph Bavaria, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

3400 Civic Center Blvd Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

(215) 662-2017

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Dr. Bavaria's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Dissection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bavaria treats Aortic Dissection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bavaria treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bavaria treats Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bavaria treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Aortic Valve Regurgitation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bavaria treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bavaria treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bavaria's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
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 Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Bavaria, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1991
Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia
Residency Hospital
1990
University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1988
University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1984
University Of Pennsylvania
Internship Hospital
1983
Tulane U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
1990
1988
1984
1983

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4.8

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1 Star
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Dr B is a rock star surgeon who replaced my bicuspid aortic valve in 2016, and basically gave me a new lease on life. Tough to put up with the 6 hour waits for the pre and post consults but worth it. He is the best in the business
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Dr. Bavaria saved my life 2 years ago in an emergency surgery (Transverse Aortic Arch Dissection Repair). I was not aware that I had an Aortic Aneurysm until it was almost too late. I return to see Dr. Bavaria for a follow-up yearly. This past appointment he told me that my Dissection was...Read More
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Dr. Bavaria saved my life!!! I had a double dissected thoracic aortic arch aneurysm that was hemorrhaging. I was airlifted to Penn, Dr. Bavaria came back to the hospital and did an amazing repair. I was able to go home in 5 days, was back to most activities in 2 months and completely recovered and...Read More
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Aetna
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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