Dr. Kourosh Baghelai, MD

Dr. Kourosh Baghelai, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Kourosh Baghelai, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery doctor who practices in Saint Joseph, MI. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

Lakeshore Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

2500 Niles Rd Ste 6

Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Conseco
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 99% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoabdominal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Peripheral Arterial Occlusion
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Thoracic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Myxoma
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Extracranial Carotid Occlusive Disease
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adequacy Testing for Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Root Surgery
  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Arterial Aneurysm Surgery
  • Arterial Blood Flow Study
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
  • Arterial Graft
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Graft Placement Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Color Doppler Flow Imaging
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Femoral Popliteal Bypass Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Heart Valve Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lower Extremity Peripheral Ultrasound
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Coronary Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Open Heart Procedures
  • Open Heart Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Vascular Studies
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Video Assisted Throacoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Baghelai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baghelai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baghelai to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Baghelai's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Stevensville, MI |
My husband, Greg, had a stroke on June 12, 2017. Dr. Baghelai ultimately did Greg's surgery to clean out his artery. Dr. Baghelai was attentive, kind, informative and very reassuring. He did not seemed rushed and answered all of our questions clearly. We are especially grateful for the follow...more
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Dr. Baghelai accepts 42 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
    ASR
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Conseco
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meridian Health Plan of Michigan
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • Nippon Life Benefits
  • North America Administrators (NAA)
  • Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, Inc.
  • Physicians' Care Network
    Physicians Care Network
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • Priority Health
  • Starmark
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Trustmark Companies
    Trustmark Insurance Company
  • United Teacher Associates Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • US Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Baghelai has admitting privileges

Lakeland Hospital, Watervliet
400 Medical Park Dr
Watervliet, MI 49098
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Lakeland Hospital, Niles
31 N Saint Joseph Ave
Niles, MI 49120
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Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph
1234 Napier Ave
Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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