Dr. Poseidon Varvitsiotis, MD

Dr. Poseidon Varvitsiotis, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Poseidon Varvitsiotis, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Santa Fe, NM and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1631 Hospital Dr Ste 240

Santa Fe, NM 87505

Contact Information

(505) 981-3975

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Presbyterian Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Aneurysm
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more than 78% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
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more than 72% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 69% of peers

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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*

37  Conditions Treated

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Baylor College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University New Mexico Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Varvitsiotis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Varvitsiotis' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Varvitsiotis to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Varvitsiotis' 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My mother suffered a heart attack and stroke....and later required lung surgery!!! She was having doubtsabout having the procedure....but from the first moment she met Dr V....all het cares were gone! He truly has a great reputation for all the right reasons!!!! We thank Dr V for his care, gift...more
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