Dr. Fernando Fleischman, MD

Dr. Fernando Fleischman, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Fernando Fleischman, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Central Del Caribe Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

1520 San Pablo St Ste 4300

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

(323) 442-6878

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Aortic Dissection
very high
more than 93% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
more than 66% of peers
Lung Surgery
more than 62% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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35  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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  • Univ Central Del Caribe Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Fernando Fleischman, MD
Dr. Fleischman through his talent and skills performed a stint repair to my aorta due to an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. He literally gave me new life to a condition most don't survive. I think of Dr. Fleischman and the intensive care staff almost every day. I get to see my 10 year old son...Read More
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Herb Hurley in Irvine, Ca – Dec 30, 2016
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Consider changing physicians if assigned to him! Negligent, unprofessional, and delays surgeries needlessly. Doesn’t work on the weekends even for emergencies. Doesn’t consult team. Doesn’t care about the lives of patients. Very friendly at first in order to build patient’s trust. DO NOT trust him....Read More
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Glendale, CA – Nov 21, 2016
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Dr. Fleischman treated me for an emergency Aorta dissection. I found him to be knowledgeable, straight forward, and caring. I am pleased with the amount of time he spends with my family and me at all of the post op appointments. I especially am pleased with all of the time and communication his...Read More
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Roy in Ventura, CA – Oct 31, 2016
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Wonderful surgeon. I had open heart surgery to repair a mitral valve. Surgery went well. Within two months I was pretty much back to normal activity. Thorough and walked me through the procedure and alleviated my fears..
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Colleen Sasser in Azusa, CA – Jun 03, 2016
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