Dr. Donald Crescenzo, MD

Dr. Donald Crescenzo, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Donald Crescenzo, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Toledo, OH. He specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

ProMedica Physicians Cardiothoracic Surgeons

2109 Hughes Dr Ste 750

Toledo, OH 43606
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Frontpath Health Coalition
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
more than 87% of peers
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
more than 85% of peers
Heart Surgery
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Crescenzo'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Crescenzo "Our group's goal is to provide national level care right here in Toledo."

3  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery

3  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dilation
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis


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52  Procedures


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Loyola College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Georgetown University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • O.T. Claggett Travel Award, 1998
  • National Research Council Award, 1990-1991
Media & Publications
  • High energy phosphate depletion in leaflet matrix cells during processing of cryopreserved cardiac valves, 1992
  • Adenine nucleotide depletion in cryopreserved human cardiac valves: the stunned leaflet interstitial cell population, 1995
  • Intrathyrodial parathyroid cancer presenting as a left neck mass, 1998
  • Zenker's Diverticulum in the elderly is operation justified?, 1998
  • Human cryopreserved homografts: electron microscopic analysis of cellular injury, 1993
  • Preimplantation alteration of adenine nucleotides in cryopreserved heart valves, 1993
  • Donor heart valves: electron microscopic and morphometric assessment of cellular injury induced by warm ischemia, 1992
  • Pulmonary hydraulic impeadance responses to hypoxia and hypercapnia in newborn pigs, 1994
  • Inhibition of adenosine deaminase and nucleoside transport. Utility in a model of homograft cardiac valve preimplantation processing., 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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ProMedica Toledo Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Crescenzo is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Crescenzo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crescenzo to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Crescenzo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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