Dr. Satoshi Furukawa, MD

Dr. Satoshi Furukawa, MD

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Dr. Satoshi Furukawa, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

800 Walnut St Fl 19

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

(215) 829-8713

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 2 More

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Dr. Furukawa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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Dr. Furukawa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furukawa treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Furukawa treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furukawa performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Furukawa performs this procedure more than 67% 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
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Furukawa treats Vascular Disease more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Furukawa treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Furukawa's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Conduits for Surgical Revascularization
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bullectomy
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Long-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Maze Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Satoshi Furukawa, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1996
Temple University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Hospital Of The University Of Philadelphia
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency Hospital
1987
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1985
Hospital Of The University Penn
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1993
1993
1991
1987
1985
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Furukawa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Furukawa

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Great Dr. very Friendly He put my mind at ease before surgery. His staff is the best.
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Worst bedside manor ever. Only interested in convincing patient to have surgery. Leaves everything else to PA and NP who were both cold and impersonal.
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He is amazing! Had any other doctor in my area operated on me I know I would not be here to write this compliment. His expertise and compassion are par excellent. Thank you from the bottom of my heart!
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