Dr. William P Sweezer MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. William Sweezer is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Danville, Virginia and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Sweezer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 46 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Vascular, Thoracic surgery, Thoracic, Endovascular, Coronary Bypass, Valve Surgery, Thoracic Oncology, VATS, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, AAA

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #6 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Danville Regional Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1982 - 1983

Creighton University Affil Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1981 - 1982

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1981

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, 2007

Baylor College of Medicine
Internship, General Surgery, 1977 - 1978

Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Wayne State Univ
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 30 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

LA State Medical License
Active through 2013

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

NC State Medical License

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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