Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Grand Traverse

About Us

Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Grand Traverse is repeatedly recognized in the state and nation as a top-rated cardiothoracic surgical group. Four cardiothoracic surgeons lead a team of physician assistants, nurse practitioners, perfusionists, and hospital staff at Munson Medical Center who specialize in cardiothoracic surgery.

We often perform minimally invasive and robotic heart and lung procedures, which allow patients to recover more quickly with less pain and a shorter hospital stay.

Cardiothoracic surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of the chest and general treatment of conditions of the esophagus, heart, lungs, diaphragm, and chest wall.

Contacts and Locations

Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Grand Traverse 1221 Sixth St. Traverse City, MI 49684
231-935-5730
Hours Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm
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Heart Procedures

  • Aortic valve repair and replacement
  • Atrial and ventricular septal defect closure 
  • Cardiac tumor resection and reconstruction
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Full spectrum of mitral and tricuspid repair and reconstruction
  • Pulmonic valve replacement
  • Septal myectomy for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Surgical ablation of arrhythmias 
  • Thoracic aortic reconstruction 

Thoracic Procedures

  • Lung resection
  • Esophageal resection
  • Lung biopsy
  • Chest wall surgery
  • Diaphragm surgery
  • Hiatal hernia repair
  • Treatment of esophageal diverticulum
  • Pleurectomy and pleurodesis

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Insurance
  • BCN Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Champ VA
  • Cofinity (including GT Band)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • McLaren Medicaid
  • McLaren Medicare Advantage
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian Medicaid
  • Molina
  • Northern Group Service
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Medicaid
  • Priority Medicare Advantage
  • Private Pay
  • Tricare Prime
  • United Healthcare
  • Veterans Insurance

Our Team

Edward Bergeron, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Accepting new patients

231-935-5730

Locations:
Traverse City,

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Bobby Kong, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Accepting new patients

231-935-5730

Locations:
Traverse City,

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Shelly Lall, MD, FACS

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Accepting new patients

231-935-5730

Locations:
Traverse City,

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R. Glade Smith, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Accepting new patients

231-935-5730

Locations:
Traverse City,

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