Dr. Samuel Durham, MD

Dr. Samuel Durham, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Samuel Durham, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Niles, MI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1983 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

6 Longmeadow Village Dr

Niles, MI 49120

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

114  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Peripheral Arterial Occlusion
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Thoracic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Ascending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Myxoma
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Extracranial Carotid Occlusive Disease
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Columbus Children'S Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mott CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, U of Michigan
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ohio State University
    Other Education | Completed 1995
  • Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Durham's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Durham

3.9

Based on 14 reviews

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In 2006, I was rushed to the hospital, and unknown to me at the time, I was extremely sick. My RN wife, chose Dr Durham to perform the tricuspid repair, mitral valve replacement, and 1 by pass . The surgery was well over 9 hours, and if it wasn't for the skill and compassion of this man, I would...Read More
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Joe Schiavone in Maumee, OH – Jun 25, 2018
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Very concerned about my condition and explained things well.
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Jan 17, 2018
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This physician was competent and helpful. He took care to educate and make his recommendations clear. I appreciate the time he spent, and how he responded to questions.
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Satisfied Patient Family Member in Cassopolis, Michigan – Jun 09, 2017
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Go see a surgeon in Grand rapids.
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Coloma, MI – Feb 20, 2017
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Did not refer to an oncologist.
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Bobcat in Dowagiac, MI – Nov 20, 2016
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