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

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(30)
Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Bavaria is Excellent. Dr. Bavaria has been reviewed by 30 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3.0434782608696 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6521739130435 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8695652173913 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.3913043478261 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.304347826087 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.4736842105263 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 10 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 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
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 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 

Languages

  • French
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph E Bavaria MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joseph E. Bavaria practice?
Dr. Joseph Bavaria has 7 office locations.
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.