Dr. Scott Crocker, MD

Dr. Scott Crocker, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
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Dr. Scott Crocker, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Colorado School of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1150 N 18th St Ste 401

Abilene, TX 79601

Contact Information

(325) 670-4560

Insurance Accepted

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

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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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(325) 670-4560

Dr. Crocker accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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

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Dr. Crocker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Crocker performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Crocker treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Crocker performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Crocker performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Crocker's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Crocker, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Colorado...Read more

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
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Scott Crocker, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Crocker frequently treats Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft, Carotid Artery Disease, and Port Placements or Replacements. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Crocker treats.

Where is Dr. Scott Crocker, MD's office located?

Dr. Crocker's office is located at 1150 N 18th St Ste 401, Abilene, TX 79601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Crocker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Crocker

4.0

Based on 4 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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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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Locations

Abilene Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery

Abilene Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery1150 N 18th St Ste 401 Abilene, TX 79601
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Abilene Regional Medical Center

Abilene, TX

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Hendrick Medical Center

Abilene, TX

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

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