Dr. Thomas Canavan, MD

Dr. Thomas Canavan, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Thomas Canavan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Schenectady, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.

1101 Nott St Ste 307

Schenectady, NY 12308

Contact Information

(518) 243-3610

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Canavan's Experience

Dr. Canavan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Canavan does not have any board certifications listed.

10  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Canavan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Computerized Global Electrophysiologic Mapping of the Atrium in a Patient with Multiple Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias, 1988
  • Simultaneous Global Epicardial Activation Mapping During Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, 1988
  • Baroreflex Modulation of Heart rate and Initiation of Atrial Activation in the Anesthetized Dog, 1988
  • Plasma exchange and transfusion support for congenital factor V deficiency, 1994
  • Predonated Autologous Blood Use in Elective Cardiac Surgery, 1989
  • The surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation, 1991
  • Demonstration of a Widely Distributed Atrial Pacemaker Complex in the Human Heart, 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Canavan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canavan to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Canavan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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