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Dr. Scott Crocker, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Crocker

Abilene Cardiovascular Surgery

1680 Antilley Rd Ste 260 Abilene, TX 79606

Accepting new patients

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(325) 691-5590


Dr. Scott Crocker, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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(325) 691-5590

Dr. Crocker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Crocker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker performs Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Crocker performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Crocker treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker treats Vascular Disease more than 74% of his peers

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

Dr. Crocker's conditions and procedures:

  • 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 Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Dr. Crocker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Crocker

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(3)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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What People Say About Dr. Scott Crocker, MD
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Our loved one had surgery(CABG) done by Dr. Crocker in Jan 2019. He is very upstanding, compassionate, knowledgeable and does his best work for his patients. I would recommend this surgeon. We are pleased.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Crocker, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1986
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Good Samaritan/Usc
Residency Hospital
1983
Ohio State University
Residency Hospital
1978
Ohio State University
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
1985
1983
1978
1977

Awards

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average