Dr. Michael Szwerc, MD

Dr. Michael Szwerc, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Michael Szwerc, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and thoracic surgery.

1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 310

Allentown, PA 18103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Szwerc performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Szwerc's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • 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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  • Washington University In St Louis School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Allegheny Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Szwerc has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Szwerc's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Szwerc to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Szwerc's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Szwerc is an awesome, amazing, and brilliant surgeon. He makes you feel as if you are the only patient he has and really spends time to get to know you as well as your family. He explains everything and is extremely thorough in his diagnosis. I hit the lottery when he was recommended to me...more
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