Dr. Peter L. Birnbaum, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 54

1377 E Herndon Ave Suite 104
Fresno, CA 93720
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Dr. Birnbaum's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Birnbaum's Care Philosophy


  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery, 1991
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, 1994
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Lung Cancer

Background Check for Dr. Birnbaum

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Fellowship, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada - Moderator, Club Mitral, Broussais Hospital, Paris, France, 1993
  • Physicians' Services Inc. Resident Research Paper Award - "YAG Laser Fulguration for Palliation of Rectal Tumors", 1990
  • Direct right atrial catheter insertion with video-assisted thoracic surgery, 1996
  • Is the incidence of recurrent carotid artery stenosis influenced by the choice of the surgical technique? Carotid endarterectomy versus saphenous vein bypass, 1994

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1984

Internship Hospital

Toronto General Hospital, Division Of Cardiovascular Surgery, Canada
Complete in 1985

Residency Hospital

Queens University, General Surgery, Chief Resident, Kingston, Canada
Complete in 1989
University Of Toronto, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Canada
Complete in 1992

Fellowship Hospital

Broussais Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery, Paris, France
Complete in 1993
St. Michael's Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery, Toronto, Canada
Complete in 1993

Undergraduate Schools

McMaster University
Graduated in 1980

Other Education

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
Complete in 1988
Institute Of Medical Science, University Of Toronto, Master Of Science

Languages Spoken by Dr. Birnbaum & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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