Michael Petracek, MD

Michael Petracek, MD

Thoracic Surgery Nashville, TN

Professor and Chairman, Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt Medical Center


Office Address

  • 1215 21st Ave S
    Suite 5025
    Nashville, TN 37232
    Phone: (615) 343-7363
    Fax: (615) 343-5234

Michael Petracek, MD

Thoracic Surgery Nashville, TN

Professor and Chairman, Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt Medical Center

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery: Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic, Minimally Invasive Cardiac, Cardiovascular Surgery

Education & Training

  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University
  • Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • TN State Medical LicenseTN State Medical License1981 - 2016
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Regional Top DoctorCastle Connolly, 2014
    • Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
    • Top MDConsumers Checkbook

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
    • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
    • First Choice
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net Oregon PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
    • Providence Health System Personal Option
    • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
    • Sagamore Health Plus
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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