Dr. Ryan Plichta, MD

Dr. Ryan Plichta, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Ryan Plichta, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in cardiac surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and more.

2301 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 681-5925

Insurance Accepted

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

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Vascular Disease
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more than 15% of peers
Aneurysm
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more than 8% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
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more than 4% of peers

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5  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola Cardiothor Surg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plichta's Reviews

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4.2

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Dr Plichta made me feel confident and assured that I would be in "good hands". He explained the procedure I was about to have clearly and helped me understand the risks and rewards. After the procedure, Dr Plichta fully explained how everything went and gave me clear instructions for my recovery....Read More
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Carl Wallace in Naples, FL – Oct 18, 2016
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Took very good care of me Great bedside manner, very caring. Explains everything very thoroughly
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Kathleen D in Oak Park, Illinois – Oct 11, 2016
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I have been following Dr. Plichta and his training and career through recent years with close friends. I have the utmost confidence in his ability and bedside manner. If the need arises I would travel the distance required to be in his care there at Duke!
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Becky Ewing in Binghamton, NY – Oct 09, 2016
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Wonderful Doctor! Took great care of my mother! Would highly recommend!!
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Kay – Feb 07, 2016
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