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Dr. James Caccitolo, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Caccitolo

Dr. James Caccitolo, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.


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(903) 525-2992

Dr. Caccitolo accepts the following insurance:

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

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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:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • 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 Arterial 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
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • 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 16 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
2001
Mayo Clin School Med
Residency Hospital
1998
Mayo Clinic Fellowship In Cardiac Surgery Research
1994
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
Illinois Wesleyan University
Undergraduate School
2003
2001
1998
1994
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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