Dr. Lynne Skaryak, MD

Dr. Lynne Skaryak, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Lynne Skaryak, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

113 Gainsborough Sq Ste 400

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(410) 261-8690

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Lung Cancer
high
more than 89% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Skaryak'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Duke University Duke University Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Chicago University Chicago Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skaryak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Skaryak's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skaryak to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Skaryak'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 (2)

Dr. Skaryak & her team are phenomenal and would recommend anyone needing her services . Super clean office. Colleagues are just as fabulous and the hospital is 5 stars without a doubt:). Felt safe & confident pre and post surgery.
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Not caring at all, I was left in a lot of pain after surgery, in 2015, recently found out that the pain that I have been experiencing,Is coming from chronic fracture ribs, of which I got a copy of a CT SCAN to find this out, this happened during my surgery. She did not tell me. I am in constant...more
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