Dr. John Nigro, MD

Dr. John Nigro, MD

Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. John Nigro, MD is a pediatric cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois, College Of Med in 1993 and specializes in pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, pediatric heart transplant surgery, and more.

1919 E Thomas Rd Bldg B

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

(602) 933-2311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CRS
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Dr. Nigro's Experience

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  • Specializes in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

8  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Pediatric Heart Transplant Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Arch Syndrome
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Anomalies
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Regurgitation
  • Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
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49  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Illinois, College Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Southern California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University of Southern California
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Children's Hospital-Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nigro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nigro's Reviews

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3.7

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Dr. Nigro is a wonderful, compassionate, talented, skilled surgeon and human being. He literally saved our youngest daughter's life. There is no way we can repay him for what he has done to help our baby girl. <3
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He made mistake after mistake on my child and literally got away with her passing away from all the mistakes he made. This man stood by for three days as my daughter coded over and over again because he kinked her coronary artery during a mitral valve repair and caused other damage that could not...Read More
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