Dr. Luis Echeverri, MD

Dr. Luis Echeverri, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Luis Echeverri, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

7737 Southwest Fwy Ste 201

Houston, TX 77074

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Echeverri performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Echeverri performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Echeverri treats Thrombosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Echeverri treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Echeverri treats Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Echeverri treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Echeverri's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
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
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Studies
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Luis Echeverri, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2001
    University Of Arizona
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Tex Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1996
    University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1982
    Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Echeverri's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Echeverri

3.2

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(8)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
43.75%
(7)

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  • Staff friendliness
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I had a peritoneal catheter put in by Dr. Echiveri. I experienced a tremendous amount of pain during dialysis. I called his office and told them what was going on. The office told me to go to the ER, which I did. While at ER, they called Dr. Echiveri and couldn’t see me in ER. Told me to call and...Read More
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This doctor saved my life. Following my heart attack, he performed bypass surgery. Everything went well and 14 years later, I am still doing well. I would recommend him to anyone. He is caring, knowledgeable, and skilled.
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Was referred for poor circulation in both legs. He talked me through each procedure showed me pics of damage then proceeded to correct. Awesome Dr and Ofc Staff to include hospital staff. Very satisfied.
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I waited 3 hours and 30 minutes to finally be told by the staff to reschedule. I had to pay my co-pay and I did not even see the doctor, the PA saw me for a quick scan, I'm not sure how that is even billable through medicare. Staff is inconsiderate.
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No regard for the patient's time, had me at the hospital at 6 AM for outpatient procedure. Walked into pre-op at 12:40 PM. Hospital called him several times, could not find him. Finally got a call back to say he was on his way, he was doing something w/ his kids!!! Got his feelings hurt when I...Read More
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