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About Dr. Brian De Guzman
Dr. Brian De Guzman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Phoenix, AZ. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include Vascular Surgery, Critical Care Medicine, Thoracic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. De Guzman is affiliated with Dignity Health St Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center, Lahey Clinic and CHANDLER REGIONAL Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Brian De Guzman has the following 4 specialties
- Vascular Surgery
Vascular surgeons treat and manage disorders in your veins, arteries and your lymphatic system to ensure blood circulation in your heart and in brain is the best it can be. They're well-versed on how your vascular system works with the rest of your body and they can treat conditions that may cause blockages or buildup.
They can perform many of the same diagnostic testing as interventional radiologists can, such as angiography and MRIs. In addition to diagnosis, they provide critical care and treatment for aneurysms, artery blockages and trauma injuries that involve your veins. They can also help patients manage diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol as well as treat artery disease. Treatment for more serious cases might include bypass surgery or surgery to remove plaque.
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- Thoracic Surgery
If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.
Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
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Dr. De Guzman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Dignity Health St Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
CHANDLER REGIONAL Medical Center
Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
St Josephs Hospital and Med Center
23 Years Experience
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990
Brigham & Womens Hospital
Dr. Brian De Guzman accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsDignity Health St Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center, 350 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ
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