Dr. RENATA FORD

Thoracic Surgery
San antonio, TX
26 years experience female

Locations

Renata Ford,MD,PA

San antonio, TX

Address

5441 Babcock Rd, Suite #301, San antonio, TX
Directions

Fax

(210) 579-7027

About

Bio

I am a heart surgeon fellowship trained on robotic and minimally invasive surgery specialized on mitral valve repair and atrial fibrillation. I also perform aortic valve as well on and off pump coronary artery bypass. I try to treat patients and their families how I would like to be treated. OtherInterests: nutrition

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Thoracic Surgery, Board Certified

Thoracic Surgery, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

14 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. RENATA FORD
26 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Ignore: Reverse your heart disease with food. Check Drs. Esselstyn and Ornish's work.
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. RENATA FORD
26 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Maze, Cabg atriclip: If you have Afib and need heart surgery for something, you have a chance to get rid of the Afib if the maze procedure is done. If your Afib is paroxy ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. RENATA FORD
26 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Probably not: The symptoms of mitral valve prolapse are usually related to the valve being leaky - usually shortness of breath or palpitations. If you have leaky va ... Read More
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1 thank

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. FORD is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. FORD is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Federal University of Espirito Santo Biomedical Center, Brazil
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio
Completed 2002

Residency

Lincoln Medical Center-Weil Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY
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