Matthew E. Powers, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation

Locations

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1500 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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1441 Eastlake Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90089
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7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Provider Details

Language Spoken
English
Gender
Male
About Matthew E. Powers , MD

Matthew Powers, MD, specializes in surgical treatment of adult heart disease, including heart failure, coronary revascularization, temporary ventricular assist devices, aortic surgery, minimally invasive valve repair and replacement, arrhythmia surgery, septal myectomy and pericardial disease. His clinical interests and advanced fellowship training involve the treatment of complex diseases of the thoracic aorta and advanced valve repair techniques.

Dr. Powers earned his medical degree from New York University

as well as meticulous assessment of patient satisfaction following School of Medicine, received his general surgery training at LAC+USC Medical Center, and his specialty training in cardiothoracic surgery from Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Board of Surgeons.


I take the time to give my patients a clear understanding of their treatment options. I frequently use a heart model or computer reconstruction to show each step of a surgery and give them a clear vision of their path to recovery.

Experience

Specialties
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Atrial Fibrillation
Areas of Focus

Complex Mitral Valve Repair, Aortic Replacement, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Heart Failure, Coronary Revascularization, Temporary Ventricular Assist Devices, Aortic Surgery, Arrhythmia Surgery, Septal Myectomy, Pericardial Disease

Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Insurances Accepted

Note: Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted.

Benefits among health plans and employers vary. Please contact your health plan to verify benefits and network providers for specific products. It is important to note that not all of our providers participate in all of a health plan's products or networks.

  • Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Marian Health Services
  • First Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • CIGNA
  • Brand New Day
  • Health Net
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • GEHA
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Interplan
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Medicare
  • USC Network
  • United Healthcare
  • Watchtower
  • MultiPlan

Ratings and Reviews

  • Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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