Dr. Joseph Lahorra, MD

Dr. Joseph Lahorra, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Joseph Lahorra, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1 Akron General Ave # 3500

Akron, OH 44307

Contact Information

(330) 344-1400

Insurance Accepted

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

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Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lahorra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lahorra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lahorra

4.8

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
5.882352941176471%
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I know Dr Lahorra may not have a lot of reviews, but I have been very impressed with my experience with his work. Everyones situation is different, but I'm very happy with my decision to have my procedure done locally.
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Akron, OH – Aug 29, 2017
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At 46 years old the last thing I thought I would need was open heart surgery. I am so grateful to Dr Lahorra, Katie, and all the office staff for their care. I truly believe the accidental finding of a large aortic aneurysm on my ascending aorta and the repair done by Dr Lahorra are a God send. ...Read More
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David in Parma, OH – Jun 03, 2016
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