Dr. Nestor Truccone, MD

Dr. Nestor Truccone, MD

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Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
79 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Nestor Truccone, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in Bloomfield Hills, MI and has been practicing for 53 years. He specializes in pediatric cardiology.

Pediatric Cardiology

43380 Woodward Ave Ste 105

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Murmur
very high
more than 90% of peers
Septal Defect
high
more than 90% of peers
Congenital Heart Disease
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Truccone'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.

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • U Natl de Cordoba
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Childrens Hospital of Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Babies Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Childrens Hospital of Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • UMDNJ - University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Truccone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Truccone's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Truccone to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Truccone's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

We had the same experience as Rob in Macomb. Truccone misdiagnosed our daughter and also prescribed medicine she didn't need. What he said didn't seem right and other cardilologists confirmed our suspicion of a misdiagnosis. Why does Beuamont keep these doctors?
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My daughter has been seeing Dr. Truccone for 11 1/2 years and he diagnosed my daughter. She had a triple bypass open heart surgery at the age of 8 months at Children's Hospital of Detroit. My child had 6 months to live when he discovered that she needs surgery and she is doing just fine. Dr....more
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We found Dr. Truccone very thorough and knowledgeable in his testing and diagnostics with our pediatric aged son. We highly recommend Dr. Truccone to family, friends and other new patients.
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