Dr. Joseph Zwischenberger, MD

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UK Thoracic Surgery Clinic 740 S Limestone St Ste A301 Lexington, KY 40536 Get Directions
Dr. Joseph Zwischenberger, MD

Dr. Joseph Zwischenberger, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Zwischenberger is affiliated with UK Good Samaritan Hospital.

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Dr. Zwischenberger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Critical Care Surgery, General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
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  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med

    Graduated in 1977

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Michigan Hospitals

    Completed in 1978

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Michigan Hospitals

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Natl Inst Hlth Hosp

    Completed in 1981

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy