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About Dr. Luca A Vricella
Dr. Luca A Vricella, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Baltimore, MD. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Vascular Surgery. Dr. Vricella is affiliated with Harford Memorial Hospital and Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore. Dr. Vricella has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Luca A Vricella has the following 2 specialties
- Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
- 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.
- Heart Transplantation
- Marfan Syndrome
- Cardiac Surgical Procedures
- Congenital Heart Defects
- Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
- Heart Diseases
- Diabetes Complications
- Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Heart Failure
- Aortic Aneurysm
- Vascular Malformations
- Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
- Congenital Heart Disease (Patent Ductus Arteriosus)
- Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
- Varicose Veins
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About 3 weeks ago I underwent an atrial septal defect repair, and Dr.Vricella performed my surgery. It's amazing how quickly I am recovering. Thank you, Dr.Vricella, for mending my heart!
On-Time Doctor Award (2016)
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.
Regional Top Doctors
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Dr. Vricella is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
27 Years Experience
Universita Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore
Graduated in 1991
Stanford University School Of Medicine
Dr. Luca A Vricella accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsJohns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, MD
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