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Dr. Karl Uy, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Uy

UMASS Memorial Med Ctr Thrc Sur

67 Belmont St Ste 201 Worcester, MA 01605

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Dr. Karl Uy, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Manila Center University Filemon D Tanchoco Foundation in 1989 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(508) 334-8996

Dr. Uy accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Network Health
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Uy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Uy performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Uy performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Dr. Uy performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Uy performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Uy treats Pulmonary Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Uy treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Uy's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karl Uy, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Manila Center University Filemon D Tanchoco Foundation in 1989 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Education

University Of Toronto
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Manila Center University Filemon D Tanchoco Foundation
Medical School
1989

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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