Dr. Lee Wagmeister, MD

Dr. Lee Wagmeister, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Lee Wagmeister, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Newburgh, IN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester in 1992 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

4015 Gateway Blvd Ste 2120

Newburgh, IN 47630

Contact Information

(812) 464-9133

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Ambetter
  • Ameriben
  • American Family Insurance
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • American National
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Dr. Wagmeister's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Maze Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wagmeister performs Maze Procedure more than 97% of his peers

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

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  • Mini-Maze Procedure
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wagmeister performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wagmeister performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wagmeister performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wagmeister performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lee Wagmeister, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Newburgh, IN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester in 1992 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • St. Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Rochester Department of Surgery
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    University Of Rochester
    Medical School
    1992

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No problems with my bypass surgery , he explained everything in detail even answered questions I haven’t thought of at the time
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Dr Wagmeister helped save my life He performed quadruple bipass heart surgery He is blunt, but his amazing skills are second to none ! He is honest, professional, thorough. Extremely talented, and caring Thank you Dr Wagmeister for being the amazing Heart Surveon you are ! You are a blessing to...Read More
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Dr. Wagmeister was outstanding. He performed two different surgeries on me in 2017. I found him very easy to talk to and understand. He was able to explain things to me without talking down to me. He has a great personality and sense of humor, too. I appreciate everything he did for me and...Read More
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Dr. Wagmeister is top notch in my book! Did my quadruple bypass surgery in December and I am doing great! He is a very talented surgeon and cares about what he does and about his patients. Would not hesitate to recommend him and the whole Deaconess heart team to anyone needing surgery or rehab!...Read More
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Dr Wagmeister replaced my aortic valve 2 weeks ago. Of the 3 major surgeries I have experienced in my lifetime (76 years), this heart surgery has been the easiest on me. I have not endured even a moment of pain or discomfort. My life is no longer threatened. I am healing beautifully. And I...Read More
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Aetna
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American International Group (AIG)
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Deaconess Hospital

Evansville, IN

Methodist Hospital

Henderson, KY