Dr. Scott A. Lemaire MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Scott Lemaire is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Lemaire accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 5 at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Diseases, Connective Tissue Diseases, Dissection, Hyperhidrosis, Marfan Syndrome, Operative Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Aorta

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1997

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1997–1999

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Quincy University
Other Training, Biology, 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 16 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 14 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MI State Medical License
Active through 2016

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital 2011 Distinguished Scientist Award

Elected President-Elect of the Association for Academic Surgery

Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery Faculty Research Achievement Award, Baylor College of Medicine (2005) (2006) (2007) (2008)

American Heart Association Research Administration Volunteer Recognition Award

Elected Secretary of the Association for Academic Surgery

The First Association for Academic Surgery International Visiting Professorship Award

Faculty Recognition Award, DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine

Coauthor, Best Paper

The James E. Thompson Award for Best Paper

Finalist, Hans G. Borst Award for Thoracic Aortic Surgery

Coauthor, The Southern Thoracic Surgical Association President's Award for Best Scientific Paper

Publications & Presentations

LeMaire SA, Bartsch HR, Chang KW, Wang X, Carter SA, Wilks JA, Wang XL, Coselli JS

LeMaire S, Carter S, Bartsch H, Wang X, Chang K, Wilks J, Thompson R, Wang XL, Coselli J

Wilks JA, Wang X, Carter SA, Wen S, Leonardelli DG, Anand G, Conklin LD, Loebe M, Wang X, Coselli JS, LeMaire SA

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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