Dr. Vincent Tam, MD

Dr. Vincent Tam, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Vincent Tam, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1982 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

1500 Cooper St Fl 3

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(682) 885-6400

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Tam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Defect Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam performs Heart Defect Repair more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tam performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Septal Defect
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam treats Septal Defect more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Tam treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tam treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Tam treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect

Dr. Tam's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
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
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Ebstein's Anomaly
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
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. Vincent Tam, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1982 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Chop
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1982
    University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Medical School
    1982

Awards

Dr. Tam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tam

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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