Bruce Whitney Lytle, MD Anesthesiologist and Thoracic Surgery

Bruce Whitney Lytle, MD

Anesthesiologist and Thoracic Surgery
Plano, TX 75093 (2 other locations)
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About Bruce Whitney Lytle MD

Bruce Whitney Lytle, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Plano, TX, with another office in Chagrin Falls, OH. He has 51 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiologist and Thoracic Surgery.

Bruce Lytle has received the following awards:


Dr. Bruce Whitney Lytle has 3 locations

Baylor Scott And White Cardiac Surgery Specialists 4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 540 Plano, TX 75093
Cardiac Surgery Specialists 4716 Alliance Blvd Ste 310 Plano, TX 75093
Bruce W Lytle Md 7090 Jackson Rd Chagrin Falls, OH 44023


Dr. Bruce Whitney Lytle has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Bruce Whitney Lytle has the following 50 areas of expertise

  • Diabetes Complications
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Percutaneous Arterial Septic Defect (ASD) Closure
  • Heart Diseases
  • Vascular Graft Occlusion
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • Myocardial Diseases
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Endocarditis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Varicose Veins
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Arteriosclerosis (Arterial Disease)
  • Heart Surgery (Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures)
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Coronary Disease
  • Pericardial Window Techniques
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Left Ventricular Dysfunction
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency


2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2011)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.


51 Years Experience

Massachusetts General Hospital


Harvard Medical School

Graduated in 1971

Dr. Bruce Whitney Lytle Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Imagine Health SmartCare
  • Oscar - San Antonio MRF
  • Scott and White PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Bruce Whitney Lytle

Bruce Lytle, MD, is Chairman of the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute at the Cleveland Clinic and a staff cardiac surgeon in the Cleveland Clinic Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Lytle has a special interest in coronary artery disease, arterial bypass grafting, valvular heart diseases, valve surgery, re-operations, diseases of the thoracic aorta, idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and laser transmyocardial revascularization surgery. Dr. Lytle grew up in Fargo, N.D., where he attended Fargo Central High School. His undergraduate work was done at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, where he graduated with Great Distinction. He then crossed the country to attend medical school at Harvard University, graduating cum laude. He completed his surgical internship and residencies at Massachusetts General

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