Dr. Robert Boova, MD

Dr. Robert Boova, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Robert Boova, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 1977 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

7500 Central Ave Ste 200

Philadelphia, PA 19111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • 2 More

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Dr. Boova's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boova performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Boova performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boova performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Boova performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boova treats Vascular Disease more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Boova treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Boova's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Boova, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 1977 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1977
    Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1977

Awards

Dr. Boova's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Boova

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
85.71428571428571%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Regional Pref Network EPO
Regional Pref Network HMO
Regional Pref Network HMO+
Regional Pref Network POS+
Regional Pref Network PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty