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Jorge Balaguer

Jorge Balaguer, MD

  • Director of Cardiovascular Services

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Profile

Gender:
Male
Year began practicing:
1997
Year joined staff:
2014

Specialties

  • Surgery - Cardiovascular

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Status

  • Independent Practitioner

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • BC/BS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Advantage PPO
  • Cigna
  • Corvell
  • Coventry
  • Family Health Network
  • Great West
  • HFN (Healthcares Finest Network)
  • Humana
  • Indiana Health Network
  • Land of Lincoln
  • Multiplan
  • Preferred Network Access (PNA)
  • Preferred Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

Education

Medical School

1985
University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Residency

1990
Hospital Finochietto, Buenos Aires, Argentina, General Surgery

Fellowship

1994
St. Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pennsylvania, Cardiovascular Surgery
1997
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colegio Argentino de Cirugia Cardiovascular (Argentine College of Cardiovascular Surgery) 

Special Practices & Procedures

Ischemic Heart Disease

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Off Pump Coronary Surgery

Complete Arterial Revascularization

Hybrid Approaches for Coronary Revascularization

Minimally Invasive Coronary Surgery (MIDCAB)

Coronary Endarterectomies

Surgery for Infective Endocarditis

Stroke Prevention in Cardiac Surgery

Trans-catheter Valve Interventions

Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery

Disclaimer

As an independent physician practitioner, this physician is not an agent or employee of Rush-Copley Medical Center, Inc. or any of its affiliated entities. This physician has chosen Rush-Copley Medical Center, Inc. or its affiliated facilities as a place to treat and care for his or her patients.

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