Dr. Marc Gerdisch, MD

Dr. Marc Gerdisch, MD

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Dr. Marc Gerdisch, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiology, and more.Read his story

5255 E Stop 11 Rd

Indianapolis, IN 46237

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Gerdisch's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdisch performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 98% of his peers

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

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdisch performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerdisch performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement

Dr. Gerdisch's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aorta-Pulmonary Artery Fistula
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
Aortic Arch Anomaly
Aortic Arch Anomaly - Peculiar Facies - Mental Retardation
Aortic Arch Interruption
Aortic Arch Thoracic Aneurysm
Aortic Dilatation - Joint Hypermobility - Arterial Tortuosity
Aortic Dilation
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Supravalvular Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Repair
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Conduits for Surgical Revascularization
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Septal Defect
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Bicuspid Aortic Valve
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
Congenital Heart Block
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congenital Mitral Malformation
Congenital Mitral Stenosis
Congenital Septal Defect
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Cryoablation
Cryoablation for Atrial Fibrillation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dissecting Aneurysm
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endocarditis
Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Injuries
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Replacement
Heart Valve Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Minimally Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Mini-Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Prolapse Repair
Mitral Valve Prolapse, Familial, Autosomal Dominant
Mitral Valve Prolapse, Familial, X-Linked
Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 1
Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 2
Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myxomatous 3
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Myocardial Revascularization
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis
Percutaneous Valve Surgery
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Septal Perforation Repair
Suprarenal Aneurysm
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
Tricuspid Valve Atresia
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tricuspid Valve Incompetence
Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Valvuloplasty
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vein of Galen Aneurysm
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Septal Defect
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Visceral Aneurysm

About Me

Care Philosophy

Returning someone to their life is an incredible experience that I share with my entire team and the patient. When patients choose me to perform their surgery, I consider it a privilege. We work together to find the best plan for their care. I hav...

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Loyola University Med Center Loyola University Health System Maywood
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1988
    Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987
  • 1981
    Loyola University Chicago-Chicago, Il
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dr. Gerdisch was declared the winner of the 2010 Indianapolis Business Journal Health Care Heroes award in the Advancements in Health Care category., March 2010
  • Dr. Gerdisch was named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Indianapolis, Nov. 2009,
  • Top Doctor in Indianapolis Monthly 2011, November 2
  • Dr. Gerdisch was the first surgeon in the world to use revolutionary tissue technology to rebuild patients’ hearts., July 2009
  • America's Top Doctor Published by US News & World Report, August 201
  • America's Top Doctor Published by Castle Connolly, August 201

Dr. Gerdisch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gerdisch

4.9

Based on 27 reviews

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Done aortic valve replacement and double bypass November 2011. Almost 7 years later and I still feel great. Wonderful doctor.
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I just wanted to let everyone know what a wonderful person Dr. Gerdisch is and how well he treated my husband and myself. His skill levels are amazing; he is gifted from God. I would highly recommend him to care for you or a loved one especially if you have a complex or high risk case. He was a...Read More
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Dr Gerdisch performed open heart surgery to remove a subaortic membrane. He and his staff where amazing to deal with. If?I had to do over I would choose him again without a doubt. Thanks Dr Gerdisch for giving my health back to me !
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Dr. Gerdisch's reputation and expertise made me completely confident and comfortable with my choice of him as my heart surgeon. Complete satisfaction before and after my surgery on Dec. 18, 2015. I can't imagine a better experience than I've had with him and his colleagues. I can highly...Read More
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AvMed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Bluegrass Family Health
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Pyramid Life
Sagamore Health Network
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Tricare
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