Dr. Steven Schwartz, MD

Dr. Steven Schwartz, MD

Thoracic Surgery | Male | 60 years old

San Jose Cardiac Surgery Group
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Dr. Schwartz specializes in Thoracic Surgery and practices in Los Gatos, CA. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (9)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (9)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Schwartz's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (7)
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      Specialties

      • Thoracic Surgery
      • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Benign Tumor
      • Cancer
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Empyema
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Excessive Sweating
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Heart Disease
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Septal Defect
      • Thrombosis
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
      • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
      • Aortic Valve Surgery
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Diagnostic Lung Surgery
      • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
      • Esophagostomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Defect Repair
      • Heart Surgery
      • Heart Valve Replacement
      • Hernia Repair
      • Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
      • Impella Device
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Abscess Surgery
      • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
      • Lung Removal, Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Maze Procedure
      • Mitral Valve Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Thymectomy
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Segmentectomy, Open
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
      • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims

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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

      • Medical School
        University Of California-Irvine School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1981

      • Internship Hospital
        University Calif Irvine

        Completed in 1982

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Hawaii Intergrated Medical
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Cardiovascular Research Lab
      • Undergraduate School
        University Of California, Irvine
      • Other Education
        Uci Graduate School Of Management

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
      • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Schwartz's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Schwartz

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients