Dr. James Caccitolo, MD

Dr. James Caccitolo, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. James Caccitolo, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

703 S Fleishel Ave Ste 5000

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 525-2992

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Healthcare USA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Private HealthCare Systems
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Top Care Areas

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Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 92% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

4  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Illinois Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Mayo Clin School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Harvard Med Sch/Ma Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo Clinic Fellowship In Cardiac Surgery Research
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caccitolo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caccitolo's Reviews

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Dr. Caccitolo assisted my Neurosurgeon with a very complex cervical spine surgery opening my chest to allow access to my spine. I was immediately very comfortable and confident with Dr C. He gave me all the time I needed to ask questions, he spoke to me and treated me as if I was family. His...Read More
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G.W. Howard in White Oak, TX – Aug 22, 2018
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Fantastic doctor with a wonderful personality. Very talented and a true expert in his field. Saved my husband. So grateful.
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Kim in Tyler, TX – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr Caccitolo was very straight forward with my diagnosis. However, he was concerned and caring. I truly felt at peace with his recommendation for lung surgery and had total confidence in him. Surgery was successful and much shorter time in operating room than anticipated. Still recovering - 5...Read More
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A. Wright in Como, TX – May 23, 2016
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He was absolutely the best ! Very caring and explained everything regarding my bypass surgery clearly and in a way that was understandable ! I had a 100% blockage of my right coronary artery and he fixed me up and saved my life ! He's tops in my book !
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Pat Wells in Edom, Texas – Apr 07, 2016
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