Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

Dr. Cesar Alegre, MD

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

Accepting new patients

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alegre performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Port Placements or Replacements
high
more than 89% of peers
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
normal
more than 81% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Alegre's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alegre has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alegre's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alegre to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Alegre's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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...more
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