Dr. Michaela Straznicka, MD

Dr. Michaela Straznicka, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Michaela Straznicka, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

2637 Shadelands Dr

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

(925) 932-6330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Straznicka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Straznicka performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Straznicka performs this procedure more than 98% of her peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Straznicka treats Lung Cancer more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Straznicka treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Straznicka treats Pulmonary Disease more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Straznicka treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Straznicka's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michaela Straznicka, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • University Ca Davis
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1994
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Languages

  • Czech
  • English

Awards

Dr. Straznicka's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Straznicka

5.0

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Dr. Straznicka's Performance
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No nonsense doctor, great bedside manner. Obviously very skilled. Demanding of here team only because patient care is first and foremost with her.
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She is a wonderful doctor. Spends a lot of time answering questions... never seems in a rush. She was very accomodomating with quick scheduling. she left no stone unturned in trying to diagnois the problem. Can't recommend her hight enough.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

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