Dr. David Galbut, MD

Dr. David Galbut, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Galbut, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 44 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Miami International Surgical Services

21110 Biscayne Blvd Ste 201

Miami, FL 33180
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 95% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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52  Procedures

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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.


  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Columbia Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jackson Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galbut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. David Galbut, MD
Preformed a triple bypass on my father. Simply the best!!!
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Transfer from Kendal in Miami, FL – Jun 02, 2018
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John (Peanuts) Taylor arrived home post Triple Bypass and Right Carotid Endarterectomy 2007, on good Friday, now 10 years ago. Surgery was done under Dr. Galbut at Cedars hospital in Miami. His carotid 90% blocked and the "widow maker" blocks repaired. At age 81, a retired entertainer from the...Read More
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John Berkley Taylor in Nassau, NP – Apr 15, 2017
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i'm his patient for more than 1 year, which EXCELLENT result, he return me to a NORMAL LIFE , Me and my family are grateful from him and his staff, today is my first anniversary of my open heart surgery, and we want to say thank, because he is a very well doctor and a better person. QUE DIOS LO...Read More
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FAUSTINO GARCIA in Miami, FL – Aug 13, 2016
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Dr. Galbut is an outstanding surgeon. But equal to his medical surgical skills; is his sensitive and supportive bedside manner. He has the hands of G-d and the heart of an angel. I had carotid artery surgery on July 28, 2016 and the procedure was an absolute success. I recommend Dr. Galbut without...Read More
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Stanley H Gettis in Miami, FL – Aug 09, 2016
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