Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD

Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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63 y/o
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Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.Read his story

Michael J del Rio-MD

3859 11th St

Riverside, CA 92501
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Vascular Disease
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more than 25% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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more than 24% of peers
Lung Surgery
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more than 21% of peers

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Dr. Del Rio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Del Rio "Dr. Michael J delRio performs minimally invasive valve surgery at Riverside Community Hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Cornell Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of California School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loma Linda University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Pediatric CT Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Del Rio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Del Rio's Reviews

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4.3

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD
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Dr. Del Rio is a caring and experience surgeon. He did surgery on me. Before my surgery he explained everything he was going to.. it was a 4 hour surgery. He came to see me as soon as I woke up from recovery and also was there first thing in the morning the next day checking up on me. Surgery...Read More
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Veronica Rodriguez in CA – Aug 09, 2018
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He was AMAZING! Totally in command and in control of the situation. I am alive today because of this man. Don't expect a lot of hand holding and cuddles, just expect A GREAT surgeon.
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Paul Vogler in Menifee CA – Jan 08, 2018
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Dr. Del Rio performed double bypass on my 67-year-old female heart in June, 2016. Dr. Del Rio is the most truly dedicated physician I have ever met. Doctor is direct and to-the-point, but his manner is nothing but caring and willingness to do whatever it takes to make his patients well. Dr. Del...Read More
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Janet Jochen in Norco, CA – Jan 26, 2017
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Dr. Del Rio delivered a high level of care to my mom during her stay at RCC. He is very matter of fact of what the situation is and what the solution is. She had a double bypass and aortic dissection repaired and his competence was a comfort to our family. He is not a sugar coat it type of surgeon,...Read More
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Tiffany F in Victorville, CA – May 13, 2016
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it was very upsetting how a doctor of his profession acted towards us when my mom went in for open heart surgery, this was a very stressful procedure for my mom the dr. del rio attitude and arrogance i was shocked at the mistake he caused during surgery, he should of been more careful in placing...Read More
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robert coleman in Denver, CO – Dec 24, 2015
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