Dr. Ashok N Babu MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ashok Babu is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Aurora, Colorado and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital Colorado and Denver Health. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Babu accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Children's Hospital Colorado and one of 7 at Denver Health who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Surgery, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Cardiovascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, General Surgery, 2002–2009

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2009–2012

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 4 years in Surgery

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Minimal Thoracotomy Thoracic Bifemoral Bypass in the Endovascular Era.
Reppert, A. E.,Jazaeri, O.,Babu, A.,Greenberg, J. I.,Deluca, E.,Nehler, M. R.,Reece, T. B.

Hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier induces heme oxygenase-1 in the heart and lung but not brain.
Damle, S.S., Moore, E.E., Babu, A.N., Meng, X., Fullerton, D.A., Banerjee, A.

Microvascular destruction identifies murine allografts that cannot be rescued from airway fibrosis.
Babu, A.N., Murakawa, T., Thurman, J.M., Miller, E.J., Henson, P.M., Zamora, M.R., Voelkel, N.F., Nicolls, M.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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