Dr. Claude Deschamps MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Claude Deschamps is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mayo Clinic and Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Montreal Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Deschamps accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Mayo Clinic and one of 5 at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1985 - 1987

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1987 - 1989

University of Montreal Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 29 years in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2013

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Mayo Clinic General Thoracic Surgery Symposium
2013 5 3

Modified Robicsek procedure for pectus excavatum in adult patients.
Hamaji, M.,Hiraoka, K.,Jaroszewski, D. E.,Deschamps, C.

Bullectomy for Symptomatic or Complicated Giant Lung Bullae.
Krishnamohan, P.,Shen, K. R.,Wigle, D. A.,Allen, M. S.,Nichols, F. C.,Cassivi, S. D.,Harmsen, W. S.,Deschamps, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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