Jefferson University Hospitals
Vakhtang  Tchantchaleishvili, MD

Vakhtang Tchantchaleishvili MD

Jefferson Health Provider Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

Specialty

Cardiac Surgery

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Overview

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Education & Fellowships

  • Tbilisi State Medical Institute, Medical School
  • Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Internship: Tbilisi State Medical University
  • Residency: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Residency: University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinic
  • Fellowship: Other Training
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic

Years in Practice

10

Board Certification

  • Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna HMO, PPO POS
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • Allwell from PA Health & Wellness Health Plan
  • Ambetter
  • Amer Assoc Retired Persons (AARP)
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • BC BS Special Care
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Delaware
  • Cigna HMO, PPO, POS
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Health Partners Medicare
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Horizon HMO
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • Multiplan INC.
  • Oxford of PA
  • PA Health & Wellness Community Health Choice (CHC) Health Plan
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • United AARP Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare

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Notes

Dr. Tchantchaleishvili performs all aspects of adult cardiac surgery, specializing in heart failure surgery including transplantation and mechanical circulatory support. Spoken languages: English, Georgian, German, Russian

Awards

C. Walton Lillehei / Earl Bakken Prize, Lillehei Surgical Society 2017
ISHLT/O.H. Frazier Award in Mechanical Circulatory Support Translational Research 2021
Paul Malchesky Fellowship for Young Innovators, American Society for Artificial Internal Organs 2015
Society of Thoracic Surgeons President's Award for best scientific abstract by a resident or young investigato 2017

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Locations

111 South 11th Street
Suite 6210
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6996
Fax: (215) 955-6010
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Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

Call 1-800-JEFFNOW