Dr. Steven Marra, MD

Dr. Steven Marra, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Steven Marra, MD is a cardiac 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 cardiac surgery.

545 N River St Ste 220

Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

Contact Information

(570) 819-2825

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Marra performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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more than 66% of peers
Lung Surgery
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more than 62% of peers
Heart Surgery
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more than 58% of peers

Dr. Marra's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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37  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Marra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Marra's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marra to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Marra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...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...more
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