Dr. Thomas Pollard, MD

Dr. Thomas Pollard, MD

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Age 54
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Dr. Thomas Pollard, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1989 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and thoracic surgery.Read his story

215 E Quincy St Ste 430

San Antonio, TX 78215

Contact Information

(210) 798-4311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Pollard's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pollard "Dr. Thomas Pollard is a Thoracic and Cardiac surgeon. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School and has been in practice for more than 20 years."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • 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
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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50  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Texas Health Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pollard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pollard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pollard

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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We were so lucky that Dr. Pollard moved back to San Antonio! Our family was faced with a life or death medical crisis and he was incredibly supportive, professional and thorough not only in his assessment but also throughout surgery and recovery. He has a wonderful bedside manner answering...Read More
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TX – Aug 15, 2018
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Dr. Pollard extended my life with a quintuple by pass in Jan 2015.
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Lawrence T Pace in Loudon, TN – May 04, 2016
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