Dr. Stephen Downing, MD

Dr. Stephen Downing, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Stephen Downing, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

515 Abbott Rd Ste 310

Buffalo, NY 14220

Contact Information

(716) 923-9650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Downing's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downing performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Downing performs this procedure more than 97% 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
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downing treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Downing treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Downing performs Heart Surgery more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Downing performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Downing's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
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
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Downing, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
  • Barnes Hospital/Washington University
    Residency Hospital
  • 1987
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987
  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Downing's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Downing

4.9

Based on 51 reviews

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1 Star
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Excellent care, Pre-During-Post Op! Dr. Downing, Brian Hill and the entire staff were always pleasant and informative. Brian was available any time of day or night to answer questions and offer assistance.
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everything went better than I expected,
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Dr Downing and his entire team were amazing . Very personable and accommodating. very caring staff.
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Dr. Downing was very polite throughout the whole process. Brian Hill was also helpful and knowledgeable.
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Cigna
EmblemHealth
GHI
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Fidelis Care
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Independent Health
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MVP Health Care
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