Dr. Tarek Absi, MD

Dr. Tarek Absi, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 48
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Dr. Tarek Absi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1215 21st Ave South Suite 5209, MCE

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

(615) 343-9195

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Absi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Absi treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Absi treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Absi performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Absi performs this procedure more than 72% 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
Pericardial Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Absi treats Pericardial Disease more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Absi treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis

Dr. Absi'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
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Impella Device
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
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. Tarek Absi, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital-Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2005
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2000
    North Shore University Hospital School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1995
    American University Of Beirut
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

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Dr. Absi took care of my father . He is a very gifted surgeon and an amazing human. He is caring and is personable. God blessed us with this amazing physician. Highly recommended. Thank you Dr. Absi for being there for us!
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Dr.absi is the best .. he explains everything very well and is a great all around guy..made me feel better about the surgery every time I talked with him.l feel like I gained a good friend.
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I A. Hull would highly recommending Dr, Absi to any one that needs Heart look at or work on he did me and did a great job has give me some more time i am so grateful and he has a nice family that he showed me, and he has the no how to get job done thanks for your time.
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Dr. Absi is a wonderful surgeon. He is very patient and he genuinely cares about people.
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Very professional, and takes the time to discuss procedures and any/all questons with you.
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