Dr. Walter Dembitsky, MD

Dr. Walter Dembitsky, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Walter Dembitsky, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 1968 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

7910 Frost St Ste 330

San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Information

(858) 300-4747

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Dembitsky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dembitsky treats Heart Disease more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Dembitsky treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dembitsky treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Dembitsky treats this condition more than 15% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Heart Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dembitsky performs Heart Surgery more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Dembitsky performs this procedure more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Dembitsky's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
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
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Dembitsky, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 1968 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • U Mo/Columbia Sch Med
    Internship Hospital
  • 1976
    Barnes Hosp/Wash U
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    Ellis Fischel St Canc Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1973
  • 1968
    Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1968

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dembitsky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dembitsky

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
(1)

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My is paralysed for life because Dr Walter Dembitsky did not know what he was talking about regarding handling my wife's stroke risk during heart surgery. My wife paid the price.
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Molina Healthcare
Sharp Health Plan
Gold Value
Health Premier

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