Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD

Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Wake Forest U, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

51 N 39th St Ste 2A

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
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Dr. Hargrove III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hargrove III performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Hargrove III performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hargrove III performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Hargrove III performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hargrove III performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hargrove III performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hargrove III's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Heart Valvuloplasty of Mitral Valve Without Replacement With Robotic Assistance
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • 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. Walter Hargrove III, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Wake Forest U, School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1981
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1974
Metropolitan Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1973
Wake Forest U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1981
1979
1974
1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hargrove III

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
12.5%
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Dr. Hargrove III's Performance
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Must be the best surgeon in North East area.My wife went for mitral valve replacement in Feb 2018.He did great job .We pray to God to keep him healthy so that he can help lot more people.We will always thank him for doing excellent job on my wife.
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28 year since Dr Hargrove opened me up for my bypass. Still kicking Doc. A great job. Dr Hargrove also will sit and talk to his patient in a language you can understand.
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I had an asd repair (atrial septal defect) . I got a massive dvt in my right leg. the dvt is still there after 2 years and I'm still on blood thinners. This surgeon can't sew because there is still a hole in my heart. He guaranteed 100% closure that's why I choose this over the cath method. And an...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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