Dr. Ronald N Barbie MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Barbie is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jewish Hospital and Norton Audubon Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Jewish Hospital and one of 5 at Norton Audubon Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Jewish Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Norton Audubon Hospital

Norton Hospital

Norton Suburban Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Louisville Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1973 - 1976

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1973

University of Louisville
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1976 - 1978

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Risks of cerebrovascular events related to open heart surgery.
Attum, A. A., Girardet, R., Barbie, R., Yared, S., Raleigh, D., Mathew, T., Hymes, W., Lansing, A.

Reoperation for prosthetic heart valve dysfunction: 19 years' experience.
Masri, Z., Girardet, R., Attum, A., Barbie, R., Yared, I., Lansing, A.

Vein graft arteriovenous fistula for long-term venous access in a heart transplant recipient lacking superficial veins: a case report.
Girardet, R. E., Masri, Z. H., Barbie, R. N., Attum, A. A., Yared, S., DeVries, W. C., Lansing, A. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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