Dr. Joseph Cleveland MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Joseph Cleveland is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Aurora, Colorado. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital Colorado and Denver Health Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Washington School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Cleveland 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 Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, General Surgery, 1991 - 1998

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1998 - 2001

University of Washington School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Noteworthy cardiac surgical literature in 2013.
Reece, T. B.,Cleveland, J. C.

Invited commentary.
Cleveland, J. C.

Weight-based versus set dosing of vancomycin for coronary artery bypass grafting or aortic valve surgery.
Hafermann, M. J.,Kiser, T. H.,Lyda, C.,Fish, D. N.,Barber, G. R.,Wempe, M. F.,Cleveland, J. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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