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Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 74


Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tamarac, FL and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.


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(954) 721-3399

Dr. Alegre accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Cigna PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alegre's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alegre performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Alegre performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alegre performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Alegre performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alegre performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Alegre performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Alegre's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tamarac, FL and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1978
University Md Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Community Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1974
University Of Virginia Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Union Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Hospital Del Empleado
Internship Hospital
1969
Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
1978
1976
1974
1972
1970
1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alegre's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alegre

2.8

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
37.5%
(3)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
50%
(4)

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I am still outraged by the way this Surgeon treated my father, he was arrogant and unprofessional. He was demeaning and insulting. My father is intelligent, he is however shy and intimidated by doctors. This doctor assumed my father had dementia. My Dad quickly said no I don't have dementia. The...Read More
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