Dr. Mark Felger, MD

Dr. Mark Felger, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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55 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Mark Felger, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons

1010 W 40th St

Austin, TX 78756
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Insurance Accepted

  • Admar
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Advantage
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Felger

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Top Care Areas

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

Maze Procedure
very high
more than 93% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
high
more than 84% of peers
Mitral Valve Surgery
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Felger'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Benign Tumor
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Emory University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Emory University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Tex Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cardiac Care Provider of the Year Award, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Felger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Felger does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Felger and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Felger's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Felger to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Felger'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 (3)

My husband had CABG 3x. Great surgeon.
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Dr. Felger performed cardiac surgery on me when I was 75 years old. My heart had stopped beating because of congenital heart deformities that other doctors had ignored all of my life. I recently celebrated my 87th birthday, and my husband and I will celebrate 66 years of marriage this month. The 12...more
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Dr. Felger did several procedures on me: quadruple bypass, mitral valve repair, ablation to a pulmonary vein, and removal of the atrial appendage that can cause blood clots if you are in atrial fibrillation. He obviously did every part of these procedures excellently. It has been 1 3/4 years since...more
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