Dr. Jacques-Pierre Fontaine, MD

Dr. Jacques-Pierre Fontaine, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Jacques-Pierre Fontaine, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Fontaine's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pleural Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontaine treats Pleural Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fontaine treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Esophageal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontaine treats Esophageal Cancer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fontaine treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontaine treats Lung Cancer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fontaine treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Fontaine's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aortic Stenosis
Biopsy
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Bronchoscopy
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mesothelioma
Minimal Access Surgery
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Sympathectomy
Thoracic Cancer
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopy
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

BOARD CERTIFICATION: Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • University Of Montreal
    Internship Hospital
  • 2006
    Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2006
    Harvard-Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2002
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1997
    McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Fontaine's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fontaine

4.8

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Fontaine is a life saver! He can explain the intricate technical aspects of a major operation while sensing and addressing the emotional needs of family and friends. I visited several other nationally-recognized surgeons and chose Dr. Fontaine because of his highly-regarded skill, excellent...Read More
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My Husband Anton Zeman had surgery by Dr Fontaine for esophageal cancer almost two years ago at age 84. He is doing outstandingly well . After being treated with chemo and radiation his cancer had returned surgery was then recommended his surgery went very well. At this time he is still cancer...Read More
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Dr. Fontaine saved my husbands life and I will be forever grateful. Dr. Fontaine is the best in his field and I can't say enough about this wonderful man!
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Dr. Fontaine is a great surgeon! He and his staff (especially Joe Garrett), provide outstanding care to their patients. I am so fortunate that I had Dr. Fontaine as my surgeon and the Moffitt team for my post-operative care.
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GREAT !!! Plus his staff especially Joe he is just the best. Mt many thanks to both of them. William Shepherd
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