Dr. Gerald Murray Lawrie MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Gerald Lawrie is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Sydney Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Lawrie accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Houston Methodist Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult Cardiac Surgery

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Arrhythmia, Valve surgery, Coronary surgery, Arrhythmia surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Houston Methodist Hospital
Ranked #18 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1974–1975

University of Sydney Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1969

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Invited commentary.
Lawrie, G.

Role of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) Versus Conventional Aortic Valve Replacement in the Treatment of Aortic Valve Disease.
Lawrie, G. M.

Mitral Annulus Dynamics Early after Valve Repair: Preliminary Observations of the Effect of Resectional Versus Non-Resectional Approaches.
Ben Zekry, S., Lang, R.M., Sugeng, L., McCulloch, M.L., Weinert, L., Raman, J., Little, S.H., Xu, J., Lawrie, G.M., Zoghbi, W.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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