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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
36 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Erle Austin is Excellent. Dr. Austin has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Erle Austin, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Ventricular Septal Defects

Education & Awards

Dr. Austin graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Congenital Heart Defects

Affiliations

Dr. Austin has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Jewish Hospital - Louisville 
  • Baptist Hospital East 

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Additional Information
Dr. Erle H Austin MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
Where does Dr. Erle H. Austin practice?
Dr. Erle Austin has 4 office locations.
Dr. Erle Austin practices Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery near Louisville, KY.
Additional practice locations include: New Albany, IN.
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