Dr. Philip Corcoran, MD

Dr. Philip Corcoran, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Philip Corcoran, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

8600 Old Georgetown Rd Fl 1

Bethesda, MD 20814

Contact Information

(301) 896-7610

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 95% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Pericardial Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Corcoran's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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49  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Corcoran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Corcoran's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Corcoran to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Corcoran'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

Patient Comments (2)

We have experienced the best level of care imaginable from Dr. Corcoran and his team. During office visits he has taken his time, provided us with a plethora of information about my son’s condition, reviewed our options throughly and answereried questions at legnth. From Surgery to Post-Op,...more
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Dr. Corcoran gave me a new lease on life after what could have been a life-ending and permanently debilitating accident in which I was struck by a car while riding my bicycle. From my the first consultation in the ER, to my extensive surgery, multiple visits during my long hospital stay, and postop...more
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