Dr. Paul Preissler, MD

Dr. Paul Preissler, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Paul Preissler, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Waterbury, CT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

56 Franklin St Ste 2

Waterbury, CT 06706

Contact Information

(203) 709-6751

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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. Preissler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Preissler treats Heart Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Preissler treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Preissler performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Preissler performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Preissler treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Preissler treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Preissler's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Benign Tumor
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Preissler, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Waterbury, CT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1983
    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1977
    Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    University Of Connecticut School Medicine
    Medical School
    1976

Dr. Preissler's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr. Preissler's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Paul Preissler, MD
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Dr.Preissler gave me 2 Coronary Artey Bypasses 22 years ago and I play golf at least 4 days a week as an octogenarian. Bill Ahn,Manchester,CT
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Did my CABG surgery last year. He is a very caring person. He explained everything very well. Surgery went great he is the best!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO

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Waterbury Hospital

Waterbury, CT

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