Dr. Dennis J. Tishko, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 58

501 SE Osceola St Ste 201
Stuart, FL 34994
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Dr. Tishko's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Martin Hospital South
2100 SE Salerno Rd
Stuart, FL 34997
Martin Medical Center
200 SE Hospital Ave
Stuart, FL 34994

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Martin Medical Group
Center for Lung Health
501 SE Osceola St Ste 201
Stuart, FL 34994
Center for Lung Health
10050 SW Innovation Way Ste 202
Port St Lucie, FL 34987
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    Dr. Tishko's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Thoracic Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Advanced Robotic Surgery
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
    • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
    • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Laser Bronchoscopy
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Biopsy
    • Lung Cancer Treatment
    • Lung Removal
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lung Resection
    • Lung Spirometry
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymph Node Resection
    • Mediastinal Surgery
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
    • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
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    • Port Removal
    • Pulmonary Procedures
    • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
    • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheostomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • All Lymphoma
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Biphasic Mesothelioma
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bullous Lung Disease
    • Cancer
    • Cardiac Tamponade
    • Catamenial Pneumothorax
    • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
    • Empyema
    • ENT Cancer
    • Epithelioid Mesothelioma
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fibrosing Mediastinitis Idiopathic
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Heart Disease
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
    • Lesion
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Granuloma
    • Lung Herniation - Congenital Defect of Sternum
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    • Lung Mass
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Malignant Mesothelioma
    • Malignant Pleural Effusion
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Cancer
    • Mediastinal Tumors
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mesothelioma
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant, Pleural
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pericardial Cysts
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pericardial Effusion
    • Pericarditis
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pleural Friction Rub
    • Pleural Mesothelioma
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pleurisy
    • Pleurodesis
    • Pneumohemothorax
    • Pneumonia
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Recurrent Pneumothorax
    • Recurrent Pneumothorax and Pleurodesis
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Retina Diseases
    • Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
    • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
    • Spontaneous Pneumothorax, Familial Type
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Teratoma
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Vascular Disease
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    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

    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    George Washington University
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    New England Deaconess Hosp/Harvard University
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic
    Complete in 1987
    University Wi Med School
    Complete in 1992

    Undergraduate Schools

    Case Western Reserve University
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tishko & Staff

    • English
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Tishko's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Martin Hospital South

    • Martin Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tishko to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Tishko's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Tishko

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Martin Medical Group
    Center for Lung Health
    501 SE Osceola St Ste 201
    Stuart, FL 34994
    (772) 223-4509 (Office)
    B
    Martin Medical Group
    Center for Lung Health
    10050 SW Innovation Way Ste 202
    Port St Lucie, FL 34987
    (772) 223-4509 (Office)
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