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Faraz Kerendi, MD General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery

Faraz Kerendi, MD

General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
4.1
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Austin, TX 78756 (1 other location)
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  • Easy scheduling
  • On-time appointments
  • Friendly staff

About Faraz Kerendi MD

Faraz Kerendi, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Austin, TX. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery.

Faraz Kerendi has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Faraz Kerendi has 2 locations

Vein Solutions 1010 W 40th St Austin, TX 78756
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeons 1010 W 40th St Fl 4 Austin, TX 78756
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Faraz Kerendi has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Faraz Kerendi has the following 8 areas of expertise

  • Vascular Malformations
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Varicose Veins
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Reperfusion Injury
  • Aneurysm

Awards

3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2015)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2015)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020)

    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.

Education

23 Years Experience

Emory University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1999

Dr. Faraz Kerendi Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter from Superior HealthPlan MRF
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Austin HMOx
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Premier MRF
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Oscar Insurance TX
  • PHCS PPO
  • Sendero IdealCare
  • TX Ambetter
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Faraz Kerendi

Faraz Kerendi, M.D is originally from Los Angeles, California. He earned his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. His residency in general surgery and cardiac surgery fellowship were both completed at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Kerendi is board-certified in general surgery and board eligible in cardiothoracic surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Heart Association, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery and the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Kerendi has received numerous research and teaching awards and published multiple papers in the field of cardiothoracic surgery. His clinical areas of interest include aortic root surgery, minimally invasive valve surgery, endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms, off-pump coronary artery bypass, heart transplantation, and video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS). Prior to joining CTVS in July 2009, Dr. Kerendi was the chief resident of cardiothoracic surgery at Emory University School of Medicine.

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