Dr. Kendra Grubb, MD

Dr. Kendra Grubb, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Grubb's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grubb "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."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dilation
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

24  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Southern California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • NYPH Columbia U
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grubb has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grubb's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grubb to family and friends
23 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Grubb's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

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...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...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...more
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All I can say is horrible,rude,I don't care attitude. A few months after bypass surgery was having trouble found out the bypass failed waited for her to come see me and was told by nurse she had nothing to say to me. How horrifying.
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