Dr. John Buergler MD Cardiologist

Dr. John Buergler is a cardiologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Buergler accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 148 doctors at Houston Methodist Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Houston Methodist Hospital
Ranked #18 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992–1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1995–1999

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 19 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 16 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Publications & Presentations

A mid-ventricular variant of takotsubo cardiomyopathy.
Velankar, P., Buergler, J.

Early Post-operative Dysfunction of a Mechanical Aortic Valve.
Shah, T., Ramlawi, B., Buergler, J., Chang, S., Little, S. H.

Long-term effects of intracoronary beta-radiation in balloon- and stent-injured porcine coronary arteries.
Ka?uza, G. L., Raizner, A. E., Mazur, W., Schulz, D. G., Buergler, J. M., Fajardo, L. F., Tio, F. O., Ali, N. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • 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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