Dr. Walter L Bringaze, MD



Thoracic Surgery     -  Louisiana,  Baton Rouge

 Overview

Dr. Walter L Bringaze, MD works in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is a specialist in Thoracic Surgery and graduated Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1983. Dr. Bringaze is affiliated with Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge General Medical Center - Mid City, Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and practicing for 36 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Headache
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Iris
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cough Headache
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Endocarditis
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Memory Disorders
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Voyeurism

 Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 36

 State License

  • Louisiana

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, United States

Graduated: 1983

Residency Hospital


Charity Hospital

New Orleans, LA, USA

Year completed: 1988

Fellowship Hospital


University Miami

Miami, FL, USA

Year completed: 1990

 Awards

1   AMA
2   ACS
3   STS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

7777 Hennessy Boulevard
Louisiana (LA)
Baton Rouge,
70808

  (225) 766-0416

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 7777 Hennessy Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (LA), 70808




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Special Needs Plan SNP
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center photo


Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

5000 Hennessy Boulevard Louisiana LA, Baton Rouge, 70808

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Baton Rouge, LA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 8 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 14 procedures.






Baton Rouge General Medical Center - Mid City

3600 Florida Boulevard Louisiana LA, Baton Rouge, 70806

This city's first hospital, Baton Rouge General has been providing for the healthcare needs of our community for more than 100 years. Our legacy is one of compassion and caring, innovation and leadership. Here are just a few of the milestones we've achieved: * Performed the first open heart surgery ...


 (225) 387-7000


Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge photo


Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

17000 Medical Center Drive Louisiana LA, Baton Rouge, 70816

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge is a hospital located in Baton Rouge, LA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 4 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 3 of 4 procedures.




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