Dr. Peter Pluscht III, MD

Dr. Peter Pluscht III, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Peter Pluscht III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1855 Spring Hill Ave

Mobile, AL 36607

Contact Information

(251) 471-3544

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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(251) 471-3544

Dr. Pluscht III accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Pluscht III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pluscht III performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Pluscht III performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pluscht III performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pluscht III performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pluscht III treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pluscht III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Pluscht III's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Pluscht III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1991
Uab
Residency Hospital
1987
Uab
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1991
1987
1986

Awards

Dr. Pluscht III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pluscht III

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
16.666666666666668%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)

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I had heard nothing but good things about Dr. Pluscht as a surgeon. However if you have the unfortunate death of a loved one following the surgery. Which I feel had nothing to do with him as a surgeon. I hope you do not need him to sign off on a death certificate. We have been waiting a month to...Read More
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I like him and his staff....the entire practice! I don't think a jovial personality has a place in a critical life or death medical procedure. Some of The reviews that I read were very critical of his personality. Would you rather hear a cute joke from your surgeon and die or have a great surgeon...Read More
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Dr. Plusch performed my bypass surgery in September of 2017. I cannot say enough great things about the entire process. His office, staff and follow up are all top shelf. If you are in need of his services, I highly recommend Dr. Pluscht
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Hopefully this surgeon has talent He certainly has no people skills And is Very arrogent and short with the patient We were not convinced that Dr Pluscht was conveying the whole truth to us He was always in a hurry and very abrupt when dealing with our critical heart condition My spouse had a...Read More
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Dr Pluscht performed heart valve replacement on me in November of 2013. So that I had the full story I have waited two years to post my review. I can now say that Dr Plustch is a superb surgeon. My experience with the whole ordeal has been as positive as it could be under the circumstances. Dr...Read More
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