Dr. Richard Gerety, MD

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Dr. Richard Gerety, MD

Cardiac Surgery | Male

502 Elm St NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 Get Directions
(505) 841-1000

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Dr. Gerety specializes in Cardiac Surgery and practices in Albuquerque, NM. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medico
    • Molina Healthcare
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Mitral Valve Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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      Sanctions

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      Board Actions

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

    Education

    • Medical School
      Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1976

    • Internship Hospital
      U Rochester

      Completed in 1977

    • Residency Hospital
      U Rochester

      Completed in 1981

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    Dr. Gerety's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in New Mexico not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Gerety's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Gerety

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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients