Dr. Nicholas Kouchoukos, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 78

3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 360C
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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Dr. Kouchoukos' Experience

Dr. Kouchoukos' Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
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Background Check for Dr. Kouchoukos

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
  • 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.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Board of Directors, 2005
  • 53 Textbooks and Chapters
  • Physician's Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 1978,1981,
  • 400 Medical Journal Publications
  • The Hugh D. McCulloch Award, American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate-Greater St. Louis Area, 2006
  • Hellenic Medical Society of New York - Physician of the Year, 1981
  • St. Louis Magazine Best Doctor List, 2009-2011
  • National Marfan Foundation - Who's Who in America; Who's Who in Health Care; Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare; Who's Who in the Midwest, 2012
  • 125 Published Medical Abstracts
  • Antoine Marfan Award, 2012
  • Distinguished Service Award, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, 2005
  • 340 Medical Presentations
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, Bicuspid Aortic Foundation, 2007
  • Physician of the Year, Hellenic Medical Society of New York, 1991
  • United States Food and Drug and Administration Consultant, Circulatory Systems Devices Panel
  • Mid-America Transplant Services, Board of Directors
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Education & Training

Medical School

Washington University St Louis
Graduated in 1961

Internship Hospital

Washington University School Of Medicine/ Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Complete in 1962

Residency Hospital

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Complete in 1967
University Ala Hosps
Complete in 1970

Fellowship Hospital

University Ala Hosps
Complete in 1968
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Kouchoukos & Staff

  • English

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