Dr. Stephen Ely, MD

Dr. Stephen Ely, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Stephen Ely, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

257 McDowell St

Asheville, NC 28803

Contact Information

(828) 258-1121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Aortic Dissection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ely has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ely's Reviews

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Today - Sept. 11, 2018 marks 18 years of life given me by Dr. Eli. He and the wonderful staff at Mission removed a myxoma from my heart that would have soon caused heart failure and my death. Thank you, Dr. Eli for 18 years of life. William Newton Hendersonville, NC
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William J. Newton in HENDERSONVILLE, NC – Sep 12, 2018
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Our son was in the hospital in Asheville and we were fortunate to have Dr. Ely as his doctor. He was more than just a doctor as he showed us where to park our car to have easier access to the hospital, he called us every night to give us a report on our son, he made arrangements to send him to...Read More
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Mother of David Beebe in Sebring, FL – Mar 07, 2017
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Dr. Ely is a phenomenal surgeon. His incredible surgical skills coupled with his caring demeanor make him the perfect surgeon. He is totally dedicated to his profession and to the patients he serves.
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Swingwing in Asheville, NC – Mar 12, 2016
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