Dr. Michael Carmichael, MD

Dr. Michael Carmichael, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Michael Carmichael, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Florence, SC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1977 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

101 S Ravenel St Ste 270

Florence, SC 29506

Contact Information

(843) 777-7020

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(843) 777-7020

Dr. Carmichael accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO

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Dr. Carmichael's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carmichael performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Carmichael performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carmichael treats Vascular Disease more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Carmichael treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carmichael treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Carmichael treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Carmichael's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Modify, Simplify and Apply. The concept pioneered by my mentor, Dr. Denton Cooley. It is my belief that the highest quality of care, given in the most expeditious and compassionate manner, will result in the quickest return to a normal like style. Th...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1984
Saint Lukes Episcopal Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Texas Heart Inst/St Luke's Episcopal Hosp
1982
University Of Texas-Md Anderson Cancer Center
Residency Hospital
1980
University Of Newcastle Upon Tyne
1978
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1974
Southern Methodist University
Undergraduate School
1984
1984
1982
1980
1978
1977
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Floridas Top Doctor in Thoracic Surgery, 2004
  • First Annual Enrique Lopez Innovative Hummanitarian Cardiac Surgery Award, 2006
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1976
  • Ephraim McDowell Award for Christian Excellence in Surgery, 1987
  • George Waldron Award for Oustanding Resident in Surgery, 1982
  • Whos Who Among Executives and Professionals, 2009
  • Eagle Scout Award, 1966
  • Oustanding Cardiovascular Surgeon of the Year Award, 2002
  • Honorary Citizen of Nanjing, PRC, 2002

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Dr. Carmichael explained what to expect before and after surgery. I feel that I got excellent care under his direction and actually felt better two days after surgery than I had in years.
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