Dr. Kendra Grubb, MD

Dr. Kendra Grubb, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Kendra Grubb, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and adult cardiac surgery.

201 Abraham Flexner Way Ste 1200

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 588-7600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Grubb's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grubb performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Grubb performs this procedure more than 100% of her 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
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grubb treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Grubb treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grubb treats Aneurysm more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Grubb treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Grubb's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
Aortic Dilation
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Reconstruction Surgery
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Root Surgery
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Cardiovascular Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dissecting Aneurysm
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

In a unique group of the world's few female cardiac surgeons, Dr. Grubb is a champion for women's heart disease. She is dedicated to improving the lives of all patients - both male and female - through innovation and by building collaborative teams to promote a patient-centered approach to the treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2012
    University of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2006
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2005
  • 1999
    University of Southern California
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Awards

Dr. Grubb's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Grubb

3.9

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
70.83333333333333%
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4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(6)

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My husband died during surgery performed by Dr. Grubb. He was young and otherwise healthy and should never have died. She was overly confident and did not seem to understand the extent of his damage prior to the surgery. The worst part is that after the surgery, her explanation for what happened...Read More
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All I can say about Dr. Kendra Grubb is that she saved my husband's life, my life and our family's lives! I can never thank her enough! Bless you!
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I have to say dr grubb goes above and beyond for her patients .I work at Jewish hospital and dr grubb is a very well respected doctor and I see dr grubb and her team everyday .My father was in the hospital in Ashland ky and if it wasn't for dr grubb and her team my father would of died .dr grubb...Read More
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One can only describe Dr Kendra Grubbs as "striking" at first glance with blue eyes and symmetrical features. At second look, the word "competent" comes to mind and thirdly, "pleasantly caring" finishes the list. I can't imagine how mentally and physically exhausting performing 8 hours of heart...Read More
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Dr.Grubb is fabulous..Her staff also fabulous.. Had 2 Thoracic Aneurysms repaired by her and her team.. No complaints, not one..Highly qualified, and caring. My husband and I truly blessed by her expertise.. Would we recommend her to family, friends, and strangers..ABSOLUTELY.. God Bless her, the...Read More
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Jewish Hospital

Louisville, KY