Dr. Rudy Lackner, MD

Dr. Rudy Lackner, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Rudy Lackner, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1985 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

982315 NEBRASKA MEDICAL CTR

Omaha, NE 68198

Contact Information

(402) 559-4424

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lackner performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lackner'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Chicago Pritzker School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Nc School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lackner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lackner's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lackner to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Lackner'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. Lackner is an extrordinary surgeon. He is always there to answer and explain any questions you might have. He genuinely shows interest and concern in getting you back to your life. I was told I would have a tracheotomy permanently and was unable to even speak. I went to him for a second...more
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He saved my life. What more can you say.
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