Dr. Joseph Lamelas, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Surgery • Male • Age 54

4300 Alton Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33140
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Dr. Lamelas:

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Dr. Lamelas' Experience

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Dr. Lamelas' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Lamelas Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mount Sinai Medical Center
4300 Alton Road
Miami Beach, FL 33140

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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. Lamelas

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
4300 Alton Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Mt Sinai Medical Cardi/Thoracic Srg
Mt Sinai Medical Cardi/Thoracic Srg
4300 Alton Rd Ste 2110
Miami Beach, FL 33140
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    Dr. Lamelas' Experience

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
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    • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Lamelas

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Central University of Este (Uce) / School of Medicine
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lamelas & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Lamelas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lamelas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lamelas to family and friends

    29 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Lamelas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    27 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 27 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lamelas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    28 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    28 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Lamelas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    4300 Alton Rd
    Miami Beach, FL 33140
    (305) 674-2780 (Office)
    (305) 674-2865 (Fax)
    B
    Mt Sinai Medical Cardi/Thoracic Srg
    4300 Alton Rd Ste 2110
    Miami Beach, FL 33140
    (305) 674-2121 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Lamelas
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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