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Gregory A. Crooke, MD

Co-Director, LVAD Program Surgical Director, TAVR Program


Clinical Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery



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About Me

United States Air Force Veteran (1992 – 1996) – Cardiothoracic and Trauma Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Advanced Heart Failure Care
  • Aortic Care
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Ischemic Heart Care
  • Structural Heart Care

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
  • Aortic Aneurysm and Aortic Dissection
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Artery Blockage
  • Heart Failure/Cardiogenic Shock
  • Thoracic Aortic Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Endocarditis


  • Aortic Valve Repair and Replacement
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (CABG)
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac/Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Clip
  • Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement
  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
  • Aortic Root Replacement
  • Ross Procedure
  • Aortic Arch Replacement
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR)
  • Adult Congenital Heart Surgery


Medical Degree

Cornell University Weill Cornell Medical College


Northwestern University Feinberg Medical School


Northwestern University Feinberg Medical School


NYU Medical Center;USC – Los Angeles Childrens Hospital


Cardiac Surgery


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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • UHC Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare