Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
73 y/o
(8)

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Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tamarac, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

Background Check

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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Experience Check

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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
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

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alegre performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Alegre performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

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 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
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
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
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
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 42 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
    1978
  • 1976
    Community Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    University Of Virginia Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1972
    Union Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1972
  • 1970
    Hospital Del Empleado
    Internship Hospital
    1970
  • 1969
    Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School
    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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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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What People Say About Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD
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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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