Dr. Troy A. Moritz, DO

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 45

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Dr. Moritz's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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PinnacleHealth
111 S Front St
Harrisburg, PA 17101

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surg
Pinnacle Health Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
205 S Front St
Harrisburg, PA 17104
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    Dr. Moritz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
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    • Bronchoscopy
    • Bullectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Diagnostic Lung Surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Esophageal Stenting
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Abscess Surgery
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
    • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Procedure
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thoracoscopy
    • Thoracotomy
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    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Cancer
    • Cardiac Tamponade
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Pericardial Cysts
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Thoracic Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Moritz

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • First Place Poster - Pinnacle Health Education Day - Surgery Tract, 2005
    • Third Place Poster - Pennsylvania Association of Thoracic Surgeons, 2009
    • First Place Poster - American College of Osteopathic Surgeons - Thoracic Division, 2009
    • Surgical Student of The Year Award - Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2003
    • National Resident Achievement Award - American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 2008

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Med
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Pinnacle Health At Community General
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    Pinnacle Health Community General
    Complete in 2008

    Fellowship Hospital

    Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Complete in 2010

    Undergraduate Schools

    Harrisburg Area Community College
    Graduated in 1993
    Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
    Graduated in 1998
    Pennsylvania State University-Middletown Campus
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Moritz & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moritz to family and friends

    4.1 out of 5

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    Dr. Moritz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Moritz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surg
    Pinnacle Health Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
    205 S Front St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (800) 872-6000 (Office)
    (717) 231-8568 (Fax)
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