Dr. Mark Howard Drazner MD Cardiologist

Dr. Mark Drazner is a cardiologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Drazner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 72 doctors at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Heart Failure & Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Heart Failure, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Heart Transplantation, LVAD

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1993

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1996 - 1997

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1993 - 1996

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Relation of Regional Fat Distribution to Left Ventricular Structure and Function.
Neeland, I. J.,Gupta, S.,Ayers, C. R.,Turer, A. T.,Rame, J. E.,Das, S. R.,Berry, J. D.,Khera, A.,McGuire, D. K.,Vega, G. L.,Grundy, S. M.,de Lemos, J. A.,Drazner, M. H.

Do established biomarkers such as B-type natriuretic peptide and troponin predict rejection?
Hill, D. A.,Drazner, M. H.,de Lemos, J. A.

Allocating scarce resources in real-time to reduce heart failure readmissions: a prospective, controlled study.
Amarasingham, R.,Patel, P. C.,Toto, K.,Nelson, L. L.,Swanson, T. S.,Moore, B. J.,Xie, B.,Zhang, S.,Alvarez, K. S.,Ma, Y.,Drazner, M. H.,Kollipara, U.,Halm, E. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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