Dr. Parvez Sultan, MD

Dr. Parvez Sultan, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Parvez Sultan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University in 1999 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

48 Medical Park Dr E

Birmingham, AL 35235

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lung Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
high
more than 87% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • 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 Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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70  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital/The Washington University In St. Louis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sultan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sultan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sultan

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
12.5%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Parvez Sultan, MD
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I would never recommend him to anyone.
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Birmingham, AL – Dec 06, 2017
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He did a fantastic job with my procedure but they don't have respect for the patient's time. My first visit I had to wait over 2 hours and it looks like my follow up (after surgery) I'll have to wait over an hour. If I didn't need his specialty in my surgery I would have left the first time.
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Birmingham, Alabama – Jan 15, 2016
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