Dr. Mikko Tauriainen, MD

Dr. Mikko Tauriainen, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Mikko Tauriainen, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University of Toronto in 1990 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

4716 Alliance Blvd Ste 470

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 941-3102

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Surgery
normal
more than 77% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
more than 76% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Dr. Tauriainen's bio

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

70  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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71  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Toronto
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Wellesley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of TX SWtrn Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Manitoba-Masters Of Science
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tauriainen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Finnish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tauriainen's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tauriainen to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Tauriainen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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