Dr. Christopher Bates, MD

Dr. Christopher Bates, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Bates, MD is a cardiovascular surgery doctor who practices in Denver, CO. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Bates is affiliated with Saint Joseph Hospital.

1375 E 20th Ave

Denver, CO 80205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente

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Respiratory Failure
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more than 21% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
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more than 17% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing
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Procedures

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • St Vincent Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Ind U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bates accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bates has admitting privileges

Saint Joseph Hospital
1375 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO 80218
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