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Dr. Ronald Cossman, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Cossman

Mercy Clinic Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

625 S New Ballas Rd Ste R-7040 Saint Louis, MO 63141

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(314) 251-6970


Dr. Ronald Cossman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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  • Practices at top hospital . America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Cossman accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Cossman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cossman performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Cossman performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Heart Surgery
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Dr. Cossman performs Heart Surgery more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Cossman performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cossman treats Vascular Disease more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Cossman treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Cossman's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ronald Cossman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2001
U Tenn
Residency Hospital
1999
U Tex
Residency Hospital
1993
University of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
2001
1999
1993

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79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)