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David Park Mason, MD
Thoracic Surgery
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About
David P. Mason, MD is the Chief of Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation for the Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System. Before joining Baylor Scott & White in 2014, he was on the surgical staff at Johns Hopkins University and the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He leads the Department of Thoracic Surgery at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and the Center for Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Mason has broad experience in all aspects of thoracic surgery. He pioneered many minimally invasive techniques and is a recognized expert in the treatment of locally advanced lung cancer, esophageal cancer, hiatal hernias, reflux disease, as well as the surgical treatment of emphysema. Additionally, he is the Chief of Lung Transplantation at Baylor University Medical Center and an international leader in the field. Dr. Mason has many research interests and is widely published in all areas of thoracic surgery. He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on minimally invasive surgery. He is the member of multiple international societies and leadership committees. See Dr. Mason's Publications

Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics

LanguagesEnglish
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West POS POS | Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | HMO Network - Group | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Network - Group | TRS - Active Care Participants Network
United HealthCare
HMO Select/Select Plus HMO | Open Access/Choice/Choice Plus HMO | United HealthCare EPO EPO | United HealthCare HMO HMO | United HealthCare POS POS | United HealthCare PPO PPO | United Medicare Advantage PPO/POS/
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Apr 9, 2018, David Park Mason, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Background
Education
  • Internship: General Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency: General Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency: General Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship: Research Fellow Vascular Surgery, University of Washington
  • Fellowship: Thoracic Surgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Medical School: , Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons: NY
Certifications
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Baylor Heart & Vascular Centers, LLP
  • Baylor Institute for Rehab
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Dec 20, 2017
Dr. Mason is a caring and concern professional. I\'m in the best of care with him. I value his expert opinion and his instructions to stay healthy.
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Dec 20, 2017
Dr. Mason and his team exemplify the charter of the Baylor system. I have the highest respect for Dr. Mason
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Jan 10, 2018
Very Professional & extremely knowledgeable in his field.
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Jan 24, 2018
Dr.Mason was awesome! His staff was beyond anything I\'ve ever experienced! I felt like a celebrity from the moment I arrived! I can\'t rave enough !
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Feb 14, 2018
DR MASON ANSWER ALL MY QUESTUION AND DID NOT SEEM TO BE RUSHING ME THRU, WAS WILLING TO TAKE TIME FOR ME.
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Feb 28, 2018
Dr Mason and his team are amazing. Every single person in his office treat me with dignity and respect each time I visit. Coming to see Dr. Mason, is a lot like going home. I feel so blessed to have a doctor who treats me, my family and my condition with such dedication and heart.
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Mar 28, 2018
very great
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Apr 9, 2018
incredible
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Apr 20, 2018
Dr.Mason is a excellent care provider,he is caring,very polite he answer my questions and I was very satisfied when my visit was over with. I would recommend him to any one that needs his expertise
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May 16, 2018
I traveled from West Virginia to see Dr. Mason. He\'s an incredibly skilled diagnostician and surgeon. I have nothing but the utmost respect for him and trust in him completely!
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May 16, 2018
Wonderful team, caring and go the extra mile to ensure patients are comfortable, informed.
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