Dr. Steven Marra, MD

Dr. Steven Marra, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Steven Marra, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1988 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

545 N River St Ste 220

Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

Contact Information

(570) 819-2825

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 3 More

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Dr. Marra's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Marra performs this procedure more than 82% 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
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Marra performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Marra performs Lung Surgery more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Marra performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Marra's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
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
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
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
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
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. Steven Marra, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1988 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1997
    MD
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    UMDNJ Nj Med School
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    Met Health St Lukes Mc Case Western Reserve University
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Met Health St Lukes Mc Case Western Reserve University
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School
    1988

Awards

Dr. Marra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Marra

4.1

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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I cannot say enough praises for Dr Marra and his staff. I needed high risk open heart surgery that other surgeons in the region would not do and he accepted my case and I did very well. I heard from friends since I have been home that he is the best in the north East and puts no longer need to...Read More
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My Nana was recently hospitalized at General with a sadly grim diagnosis. Dr. Marra came into her room, coldly informed her that, "she is a very sick woman, and not suitable for surgery." and walked out. She passed away the next morning. Far from professional. I get it that he most likely has to...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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