The staff members at East Bay Cardiac Surgery Center in Oakland, California, are dedicated to meeting the needs of our patients. From your first contact with our practice, continuing through the recovery process, we will be with you every step of the way.

Meet Our Office Team

  • Gabby, Practice Manager
    Gabby oversees the day-to-day operations of the Practice. She is responsible for the coordination of statistical information. Gabby also assists with insurance billing and follow-up. Additionally, she works together with Kathy on patient financial concerns.

    Andera, Front Desk/Referral and Authorizations
    Andera greets and cares of patients as they call and come into the office. She is responsible for obtaining office referrals and authorizations. She completes all disability and patient forms requested.

    Kathy, Billing Supervisor/Administrative Assistant
    Kathy is an expert in working with insurance billing and follow-up. She will gladly assist you with any financial concerns patients may have. Additionally, in her Administrative Assistant role, Kathy is the first voice that greets and cares for patients when they call our office. She is also responsible for scheduling non-patient meetings, prescription refills, updating credentials, and writes all necessary correspondence needed for time off work to care for a family member or loved one.

    April, Surgery Scheduler
    April schedules surgery and orders all pre-operative testing. She corresponds with patients regarding their upcoming surgeries and pre-operative test requirements.

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