Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD

Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD

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Age 71
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Dr. Walter Hargrove III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in cardiac 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 Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
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 cardiac surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1981
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1974
    Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO