Dr. Lewis King III, MD

Dr. Lewis King III, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Lewis King III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste 2207

Austin, TX 78731

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. King III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. King III performs Lung Surgery more than 46% of his peers

Dr. King III performs this procedure more than 46% of his peers

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. King III performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 40% of his peers

Dr. King III performs this procedure more than 40% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. King III performs Heart Surgery more than 33% of his peers

Dr. King III performs this procedure more than 33% of his peers

Dr. King III's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lewis King III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
Medical School
1991
Boston Chldns Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
University Tex Health Scis Center
Residency Hospital
1985
University Tex Health Scis Center
Internship Hospital
1991
1989
1985

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Dr. King is not just an outstanding surgeon, he is a outstanding person. He treats you with compassion and explains everything in clear language. He showed the same attention and kindness in talking with my wife, who was very worried. I can’t thank him enough for that and for replacing my aortic...Read More
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Dr King is an exceptional surgeon. He treats you like a real person. He explains every aspect of your surgery ahead of time in language you can understand. He is a very compassionate person.
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Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
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