Dr. Marc Sakwa, MD

Dr. Marc Sakwa, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Marc Sakwa, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1980 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

3601 W 13 Mile Rd

Royal Oak, MI 48073

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers
Mitral Valve Surgery
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Sakwa'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*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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35  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • New York U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sakwa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sakwa's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sakwa to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Sakwa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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