Dr. Joseph Schmoker, MD

Dr. Joseph Schmoker, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Joseph Schmoker, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Missoula, MT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

500 W Broadway St Ste 320

Missoula, MT 59802

Contact Information

(406) 329-5615

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Schmoker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmoker performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Schmoker performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmoker performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Schmoker performs this procedure more than 96% 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
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmoker performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Schmoker performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Schmoker, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Missoula, MT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Fletcher Allen Hlth Care
    Residency Hospital
  • 1987
    St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Schmoker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schmoker

5.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
95.65217391304348%
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4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Very thorough with explanations. Has an excellent care team t support his work.
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The care that I received from both Dr. Schmoker’s team, as well as the post surgery staff was excellent. I felt that any concerns or questions that I had were answered quickly and thoughtfully. I am very happy with the care that I received.
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He is very professional, explains the problems with your heart, the consequences of not correcting the problems and the procedure to be used to correct the problems. He has a very calm personality and great bedside manner. He is very direct in explaining issues which is greatly appreciated.
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Schmoker is the whole package: personable, informative and a superb surgeon.
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Outstanding doctor and team
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Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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