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Dr. William Rachwal, MD

Dr. William Rachwal, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

  

Dr. William Rachwal, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Toledo, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.


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(419) 291-2077

Dr. Rachwal accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Group Employees PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Frontpath Health Coalition
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
NGS CoreSource
Ohio State University Health Plan
NGS CoreSource
Paramount
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. Rachwal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rachwal treats Patent Ductus Arteriosus more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Rachwal treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rachwal treats Vascular Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Rachwal treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Aortic Ectasia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rachwal treats Aortic Ectasia more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Rachwal treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Rachwal's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Dilation
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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 Replacement
  • 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 Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our group's goal is to provide national level care right here in Toledo, Ohio. We strive to provide surgical approaches that minimize risks and maximize patient benefits.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

University of Michigan Hospitals
Residency Hospital
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Medical School
1998
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University of Michigan Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1998
1991

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Vice-President Beta Chapter of Michigan, 1989-1990
  • House Officer of the Month, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI, September
  • New Investigator Award, American Cancer Society's 4th Annual Cancer Research Conference, 1993
  • Medical Doctor with High Destinction, Wayne State University, 1990
  • Roger Walker Jr Honors Scholarship, 1988-1990
  • Thoracic Surgery Research Fellowship Grant, University of Michigan, 1993-1994

Media & Publications

  • Colloid Oncotic Pressure and Body Water Dynamics in Septic and Injured Patients, 1991
  • Use of Glucose Reflectance meters by House officers on a Medical Teaching Ward, 1993
  • E-cadherin expression in primary and metastatic thoracic neoplasms and in Barrett's oesophagus., 1995
  • Expression and Activation of erbB2 and EGFR in Lung Adenocarcinoma, 1995

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