Dr. Roger Hucek, MD

Dr. Roger Hucek, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Roger Hucek, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1973 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

5620 W Thunderbird Rd Ste E1

Glendale, AZ 85306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Decortication and Pleurectomy
high
more than 87% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 65% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Hucek's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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4  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Cleveland Clinic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Luth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hucek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hucek's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hucek to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hucek's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hucek performed a triple bypass procedure on my heart and I have never felt better. His bedside manor is excellent and made feel very comfortable going into the surgery. I would definitely send my friends and family to him.
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He has taken a physically healthy persons life and has permanately disabled him. Went in for Esophagus surgery and came out unable to walk, difficulty breathing, very short winded after just a few steps of walking. Left a tube in patient for over two months causing permanate stomach damage....more
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