Dr. Thomas J. Nero, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 47

1177 Summer St Suite 5th Floor
Stamford, CT 06905
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Dr. Nero:

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Dr. Nero's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Stamford Hospital
30 Shelburne Road
Stamford, CT 06904
Greenwich Hospital
5 Perryridge Road
Greenwich, CT 06830

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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. Nero

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Thomas Nero, MD PC
Cardiology Physicians of Fairfield County, LLC
1177 Summer St Suite 5th Floor
Stamford, CT 06905
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    Dr. Nero's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 2011
    • Internal Medicine, 1998
    • Interventional Cardiology, 2002
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    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiac Angiography
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Coronary Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Stenting
    • Echocardiography
    • Emergency Cardioversion
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Stenting
    • Stress Test
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Ultrasound, Cardiac
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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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
    • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Nero

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Connecticut.
    • 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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • American Red Cross Hero Award, 2010
    • Stamford Hospital Fashion From The Heart Honoree, 2009
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Beth Israel Med Center
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Complete in 2001

    Other Education

    Columbia University Associate Professor Of Medicine
    Complete in 2008
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nero & Staff

    • English
    • German
  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. Nero'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. Nero has admitting privileges:

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    • Stamford Hospital

    • Greenwich Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nero

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nero to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Nero's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 14 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nero
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 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

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Nero accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Thomas Nero, MD PC
    Cardiology Physicians of Fairfield County, LLC
    1177 Summer St Suite 5th Floor
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203) 353-1133 (Office)
    (203) 653-3348 (Fax)
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