Dr. Michael Makaroun, MD

Dr. Michael Makaroun, MD

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Dr. Michael Makaroun, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

200 Lothrop St Ste A1011

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Dr. Makaroun's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makaroun treats Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Makaroun treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makaroun treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Makaroun treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makaroun treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Makaroun treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Makaroun's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Congenital Heart Defects
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
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 Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Makaroun, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1985
    University Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1980
    American University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    American University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1978
    American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978

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Dr. Makaroun's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Makaroun

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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I would never recommend this doctor to anyone. He appears to be a proficient surgeon however, he failed to do the most basic follow up. Because of that I ended up having a stroke and a seizure. Even then when I called his office and asked for help they told me " they didn't do that". They said I...Read More
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He listened,did not rush for an answer, followed thru with a solution to a very critical issue that was ignored by my original surgeon. Disappointment came when those in trusted for follow up care we're not of the caliber of Dr. M. I found myself in the position of having to return with a second...Read More
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UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA