Mark A Ammons, MD

Specialties: Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
5.0 / 5
50 Ratings
  |  
17 Comments
Mark Ammons
5.0 / 5
50 Ratings
  |  
17 Comments
Primary Location:

Heart Institute of Colorado

1960 Ogden St Ste 540
Denver, CO 80218-3671
Phone: (303)318-2455
Fax: (303)318-2485
Accepting New Patients Yes
MyChart Provider Yes

Dr. Ammons received his medical degree from the University of Colorado School Of Medicine in Denver, and completed his residency training in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery at the University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center, where he also served as chief resident. He specializes in the practice of adult cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery. Dr. Ammons is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. He has been named a “Top Doctor” in Cardiac Surgery by his peers in Denver’s 5280 Magazine. He currently serves as Co-Director of the Acute Care Episode (ACE) Demonstration project at Saint Joseph Hospital.

Certifications
  • Amer Brd Thoracic Surgery
  • Amer Brd Surgery
Education
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Medical School
Internships
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Residencies
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Fellowships
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Affiliations
Saint Joseph Hospital, SCL Physicians
Community
He currently serves as Co-Director of the Acute Care Episode (ACE) Demonstration project at Saint Joseph Hospital.
Awards
He has been named a “Top Doctor” in Cardiac Surgery by his peers in Denver’s 5280 Magazine.
Expertise

Dr. Ammons specializes in the practice of adult cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

5.0out of 5 (50 Ratings, 17 Comments)
Oct 18, 2017

I had a excellent experience with staff and provider. Very understanding and professional at all times.


Sep 28, 2017

I was very ill (poss. MI, SOB), Dr. Ammons came to hospital room - explained tests to be done, & poss. heart surgery. In hospital.


Sep 13, 2017

Dr. Ammons is the kindest, most caring, gentle, thorough doctor I had ever met.


Sep 11, 2017

Could not have has a better experience.


Sep 11, 2017

Dr. Ammons, PA and nurses and admin staff were excellent at answering question and providing relevant info. The visit put my mind at ease regarding a potentially serious condition.


Aug 10, 2017

Expedited to _____ the P.A. & doctor. Didn't expect to be introduced to _____ coordinator, but was & was glad I did. It gave me a _____ & free to come with questions.


Aug 2, 2017

Great.


Jul 25, 2017

... To get "best provider possible" - you have to tell me that. Nothing is wrong with me!!!


Jul 20, 2017

I was very satisfied with all parties - They spoke in language that I was able to understand. I am satisfied that my upcoming surgery will be completed with all necessary care and knowledge that they have.


Jul 6, 2017

Could not have been better!


Jun 14, 2017

It was last step in diagnosis of heart problem, to consider by-pass surgery. Explanation of risks at my age (**) was very clear. I decided against the by-pass.


Jun 14, 2017

Follow up to recent surgery.


Jun 12, 2017

There all so nice at Dr. Ammons office. The receptionist is a very nice sweet lady she has been so nice to me.


May 31, 2017

Thorough & enlightening.


May 25, 2017

dr. Ammons has my respect - I consider him to be an excellent doctor and a gentleman!


May 10, 2017

Dr. Ammons is a most wonderful person. He is a excellent surgeon. I love this man, he saved my life.


May 9, 2017

Very good - Thank you.