Dr. Philip Rascoe, MD

Dr. Philip Rascoe, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Philip Rascoe, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT in 2000 and specializes in thoracic surgery.Read his story

6400 Fannin St Ste 2850

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 486-5100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
high
more than 85% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
high
more than 78% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Rascoe's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rascoe "Dr. Rascoe is an associate professor of surgery in the department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He is board certified in both Cardiothoracic and General Surgery. Dr. Rascoe received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Louisiana State University. He completed his general surgery internship and residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. During this time, he spent two years as a thoracic oncology research fellow at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Subsequently, he completed a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. "

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*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mesothelioma
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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38  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Louisiana State Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rascoe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rascoe's Reviews

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