Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 80

Vascular Surgery

Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Danville, CA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Sch Med Natl U medical school in 1968. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as John Muir Health, Concord Medical Center and John Muir Health, Walnut Creek Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD

East Bay Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates

1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120 Danville, CA 94526
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(925) 676-2600

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Aguirre's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aguirre performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Aguirre performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aguirre performs Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis more than 96% of his peers

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

Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aguirre treats Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Aguirre treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Aguirre's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Dr. Aguirre accepts the following insurance:

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Benesys
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Humana
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Aguirre's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aguirre

4.3

Based on 11 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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EXCELLENT VERY EXPERIENCED
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Oct 21, 2021
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My most recent visit was the last follow-up from leg vein surgery which was followed a couple of months later with sclerotherapy.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jul 02, 2021
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He's great. Knowledgeable. Fantastic. Dedicated.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Apr 20, 2021
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Surgery follow up
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  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Mar 28, 2021
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Dr. Aguirre is a very capable doctor. I am totally comfortable with his knowledge and skill. I recommend him whenever I get a chance. 5 stars.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
7 people found this helpful
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Biography

Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Danville, CA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Sch...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1976
Newark-Beth Israel Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1974
Mercy Catholic Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1970
Mercy Catholic Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1968
Sch Med Natl U
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

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What are Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Aguirre frequently treats Arteriovenous Shunt Creation , Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis, and Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Aguirre treats.

Where is Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD's office located?

Dr. Aguirre's office is located at 1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120, Danville, CA 94526. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ricardo Aguirre, MD speak?

Dr. Aguirre speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

East Bay Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates

East Bay Cardiovascular & Thoracic Associates1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 120 Danville, CA 94526
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

John Muir Health, Concord Medical Center

Concord, CA

81% Patients that would definitely recommend, 11% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

John Muir Health, Walnut Creek Medical Center

Walnut Creek, CA

85% Patients that would definitely recommend, 15% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)

San Ramon Regional Medical Center

San Ramon, CA

68% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% lower than the national average

Stanford Health Care Valleycare

Pleasanton, CA

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)