Dr. Marnix Verhofste, MD

Dr. Marnix Verhofste, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Marnix Verhofste, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Des Moines, IA. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

411 Laurel St Ste A250

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 235-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Verhofste's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lobectomy, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Verhofste performs Lobectomy, Open more than 97% of his peers

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

Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Verhofste performs Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open more than 97% of his peers

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Verhofste performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Verhofste performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Verhofste holds a medical degree from the University of Ghent. His post-graduate training included surgical residencies at the Hospital H. Familie in Ghent, Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, and the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo. H...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital
  • Med College Of Ohio
    Residency Hospital
  • Mass Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

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4.0

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
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I was traveling and had to have Emergen surgery to repair an aortic dissection. DrVerhofstre and his team did an outstanding job of saving my life!!!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Health Net POS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PHCS
PHCS Par-Multi Plan
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Wellmark

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