Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD

Dr. Michael Del Rio, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Del Rio's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Del Rio treats Pulmonary Disease more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Del Rio treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Del Rio treats Heart Disease more than 4% of his peers

Dr. Del Rio treats this condition more than 4% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Del Rio treats Vascular Disease more than 2% of his peers

Dr. Del Rio treats this condition more than 2% of his peers

Dr. Del Rio's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mitral Valve Disease
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Michael J delRio performs minimally invasive valve surgery at Riverside Community Hospital."

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Del Rio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Del Rio

4.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
10%
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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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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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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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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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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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