Dr. Dennis J. Tishko, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 57

501 SE Osceola St Ste 201
Stuart, FL 34994
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Dr. Tishko:

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Dr. Tishko's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Martin Medical Center
200 South East Hospital Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
Martin Memorial Hospital South
2100 South East Salerno Road
Stuart, FL 34997

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tishko

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Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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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

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Thoracic Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • 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
    • 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
    • Port Removal
    • Pulmonary Procedures
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    • 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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    • Biphasic Mesothelioma
    • Bullous Lung Disease
    • Cardiac Tamponade
    • Catamenial Pneumothorax
    • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
    • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
    • Empyema
    • Epithelioid Mesothelioma
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Fibrosing Mediastinitis Idiopathic
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
    • Lesion
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Granuloma
    • Lung Herniation - Congenital Defect of Sternum
    • Lung Mass
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Malignant Mesothelioma
    • Malignant Pleural Effusion
    • Mediastinal Cancer
    • Mediastinal Tumors
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mesothelioma
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
    • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant, Pleural
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    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • 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
    • Pneumohemothorax
    • Pneumonia
    • Recurrent Pneumothorax and Pleurodesis
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
    • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
    • Spontaneous Pneumothorax, Familial Type
    • Teratoma
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thymomas
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    Background Check for Dr. Tishko

    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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% 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

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Tishko has admitting privileges:

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    • Martin Medical Center

    • Martin Memorial Hospital South

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tishko

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tishko to family and friends

    18 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Tishko's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 18 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tishko
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Tishko accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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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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