Dr. Abelardo Vargas, MD

Dr. Abelardo Vargas, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 78
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Dr. Abelardo Vargas, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Universidad De Caldas, Facultad De Medicina in 1960 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

21000 NE 28th Ave Ste 202

Aventura, FL 33180

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  • Aetna

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Vascular Disease
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more than 51% of peers
Aneurysm
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more than 50% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
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more than 49% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Universidad De Caldas, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Hospital University Caldas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Vargas is a very hard working, dedicated and exceptionally skilled surgeon. His concern and care for his patients is apparent from the first moment you meet him. Anyone in his care is a lucky person. Additionally, as a bonus the doctor is a charming and and high quality individual. I owe...Read More
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