Dr. Alan C Braverman MD Cardiologist

Dr. Alan Braverman is a cardiologist in Saint Louis, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Braverman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 56 doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and one of 43 at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Aneurysm, Aortic disease, Diseases of the aorta; aortic dissection; Marfan syndrome; genetically triggered aneurysm syndromes; bicuspid aortic valve; clinical cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Ranked #17 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1990

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1985–1986

University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 26 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Cardiovascular Disease

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Medical management of thoracic aortic aneurysm disease.
Braverman, A. C.

TGFB2 mutations cause familial thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections associated with mild systemic features of Marfan syndrome.
Boileau C, Guo DC, Hanna N, Regalado ES, Detaint D, Gong L, Varret M, Prakash SK, Li AH, d'Indy H, Braverman AC, Grandchamp B, Kwartler CS, Gouya L, Santos-Cortez RL, Abifadel M, Leal SM, Muti C, Shendure J, Gross MS, Rieder MJ, Vahanian A, Nickerson DA, Michel JB, Jondeau G, Milewicz DM

Loss-of-function mutations in TGFB2 cause a syndromic presentation of thoracic aortic aneurysm.
Lindsay ME, Schepers D, Bolar NA, Doyle JJ, Gallo E, Fert-Bober J, Kempers MJ, Fishman EK, Chen Y, Myers L, Bjeda D, Oswald G, Elias AF, Levy HP, Anderlid BM, Yang MH, Bongers EM, Timmermans J, Braverman AC, Canham N, Mortier GR, Brunner HG, Byers PH, Van Eyk J, Van Laer L, Dietz HC, Loeys BL

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS 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
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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