Dr. Mark Blucher, MD

Dr. Mark Blucher, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Mark Blucher, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and thoracic surgery.

625 S New Ballas Rd Ste R-7040

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 251-6970

Insurance Accepted

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

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Lung Surgery
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more than 78% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 73% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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more than 67% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Blucher "Heart surgery, though being one of the most stressful and complicated medical fields, offers great rewards. Knowing that someone's loved one - mother, father, spouse, sibling - is still able to enjoy life because of your work is a feeling that cannot be matched any other way."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection 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
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blucher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blucher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blucher

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

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When I first met with Dr.Blucher he explained my procedure, and made me feel very comfortable and eased a lot of anxiety.
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I first met Dr. Blucher when he arrived at my emergency room to discuss my By Pass surgery. Immediately I was put at ease with his confidence and positive attitude. I knew right away that I was in good hands. I am now 6 weeks out of surgery and doing great. The surgery could not have gone better. I...Read More
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