6 doctors weighed in:
How expensive is it to have an open heart surgery?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ronald Achong
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
It depends on the procedure being performed.
Ask your doctor what procedure is being performed and get an estimate from his office on your medical coverage and your our of pocket payment.

In brief: Depends
It depends on the procedure being performed.
Ask your doctor what procedure is being performed and get an estimate from his office on your medical coverage and your our of pocket payment.
Dr. Ronald Achong
Dr. Ronald Achong
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Variable
What needs to be done? Where.
Who? The costs are for: diagnosis: consultation, echo, cath, blood work therapy: operation valves, etc. Anesthesia & operating room and staff perfusion and pump and disposables surgeon and staff 2-4 so all told in can be expensive hospital and ICU and recovery.

In brief: Variable
What needs to be done? Where.
Who? The costs are for: diagnosis: consultation, echo, cath, blood work therapy: operation valves, etc. Anesthesia & operating room and staff perfusion and pump and disposables surgeon and staff 2-4 so all told in can be expensive hospital and ICU and recovery.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
It depends on where and exactly what surgery is done.
For instance a bypass is less expensive than a valve replacement. Both together would be even more expensive. But the total cost would be about $60, 000 to $160, 000.

In brief: Depends
It depends on where and exactly what surgery is done.
For instance a bypass is less expensive than a valve replacement. Both together would be even more expensive. But the total cost would be about $60, 000 to $160, 000.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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