Dr. Lewis King III, MD

Dr. Lewis King III, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Lewis King III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 27 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

(512) 494-9985

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. King III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Surgery
normal
more than 54% of peers
Thoracentesis
normal
more than 53% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 45% of peers

Dr. King III'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Tex Health Scis Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Boston Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Tex Health Scis Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. King III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. King III's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. King III to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. King III'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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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