Dr. Cesar A. Alegre, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 69

7707 N University Dr Suite 204
Tamarac, FL 33321
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Dr. Alegre's Experience

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Dr. Alegre's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Alegre Performs

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
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Conditions Dr. Alegre Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Plantation General Hospital
401 North West 42nd Avenue
Plantation, FL 33317
North Shore Medical Center
1100 North West 95th Street
Miami, FL 33150

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Cesar A Alegre MD
Cesar A Alegre MD
7707 N University Dr Suite 204
Tamarac, FL 33321
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    Dr. Alegre's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1979
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1982
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Alegre

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1969

    Internship Hospital

    Hospital Del Empleado
    Complete in 1970

    Residency Hospital

    Union Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1972
    University MD Hospital
    Complete in 1978
    University Of Virginia Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Fellowship Hospital

    Community Hospital
    Complete in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alegre & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Alegre's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Alegre has admitting privileges:

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    • Broward Health Coral Springs

    • North Shore Medical Center

    • Northwest Medical Center

    • Plantation General Hospital

    • University Hospital & Medical Center

    • Westside Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alegre

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alegre to family and friends

    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Alegre's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 7 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Alegre
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Cesar A Alegre MD
    7707 N University Dr Suite 204
    Tamarac, FL 33321
    (954) 721-3399 (Office)
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