Vaughn Starnes, MD

Vaughn Starnes, MD

Thoracic Surgery Los Angeles, CA

Professor of Thoracic Surgery, USC School of Medicine


Office Address

  • 1520 San Pablo St
    Suite 4300
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    Phone: (323) 442-5849
    Fax: (323) 442-5956

Vaughn Starnes, MD

Thoracic Surgery Los Angeles, CA

Professor of Thoracic Surgery, USC School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac

Education & Training

  • Stanford UniversityStanford University
  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of MedicineUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1985 - 2015
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryCongenital Cardiac Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
    • Top Doctors:LA AreaCastle Connolly, 2013
    • Top Doctors:Southern CaliforniaCastle Connolly, 2012

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Professional Memberships

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
    • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
    • BCBS California PPO
    • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield California HMO
    • Blue Shield California PPO
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net California Large Group PPO
    • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Pacificare HMO
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