Dr. Mark Tasset, MD

Dr. Mark Tasset, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mark Tasset, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Phoenix Cardiac Surgery, PC

3131 E Clarendon Ave Ste 102

Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
more than 88% of peers
more than 86% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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51  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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  • Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha NE
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine, Louisville Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tasset has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 100 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Tasset is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Tasset's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tasset to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tasset's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Tasset performed bypass surgery for me at St. Luke's Medical Center, on very short notice. He adjusted his schedule in response to the urgency of my condition. Explained everything in detail, made me at ease. Encouraging and upbeat, very easy to talk with. I'm doing fine, couldn't have asked...more
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Dr Tassett performed a triple bypass on my husband in March of 2014. He was scheduled for stent surgery with the VA during the time of upheaval. It seemed miraculous that the surgery was rescheduled with Dr Tassett to do what was needed, a bypass instead of another stent procedure. We are...more
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Dr Tasett just replaced two heart valves in my wife's heart. I cannot imagine a better doctor. Easy to talk with and obviously a great surgeon.. Thank you Dr Tasset!!!
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easy to talk to answered all question took the need to explain situation clearly.
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