Dr. Joseph E Bavaria MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Joseph Bavaria has 7 office locations.
University City
Hospital of the University of PA
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19175

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(26)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Bavaria is Excellent. Dr. Bavaria has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8636363636364 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.2727272727273 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Bavaria, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 31 areas:
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Bavaria graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Pennsylvania
Thoracic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Delaware Valley
Thoracic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Bavaria has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • University of PA Medical Center/Presbyterian 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Bavaria accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans

Languages

  • French
  • German


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joseph E. Bavaria practice?
Dr. Joseph Bavaria practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Pottstown, PA and Norristown, PA.
See Philadelphia Cardiothoracic Surgeons.