Dr. James Caccitolo, MD

Dr. James Caccitolo, MD

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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Caccitolo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caccitolo performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Caccitolo performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caccitolo performs Lung Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Caccitolo performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caccitolo performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Caccitolo performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Caccitolo's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2003
    Harvard Med Sch/Ma Gen Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2001
    Mayo Clin School Med
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1994
    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    Illinois Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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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Fantastic doctor with a wonderful personality. Very talented and a true expert in his field. Saved my husband. So grateful.
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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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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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