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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Plichta's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plichta treats Vascular Disease more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Plichta treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plichta performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Plichta performs this procedure more than 62% 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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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Plichta performs Heart Surgery more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Plichta performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Plichta's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

  • Loyola Cardiothor Surg
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    LOYOLA UNIV OF CHICAGO STRITCH SCH OF MED
    Medical School
    2008
  • 2002
    Tufts University
    Undergraduate School
    2002

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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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Took very good care of me Great bedside manner, very caring. Explains everything very thoroughly
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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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Wonderful Doctor! Took great care of my mother! Would highly recommend!!
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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