Dr. Paul Digiorgi, MD

Dr. Paul Digiorgi, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Paul Digiorgi, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.Read his story

Lee Physician Group Cardiothoracic Surgery

9981 S Healthpark Dr # 120

Fort Myers, FL 33908
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Digiorgi

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Top Care Areas

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

Maze Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Digiorgi'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.

Dr. Digiorgi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Digiorgi "Dr. Paul DiGiorgi earned his undergraduate and medical degree from New York University. He completed a general surgery residency at the University of Connecticut Health Center and a cardiothoracic surgery residency at New York University School of Medicine. He also completed a cardiothoracic surgery research fellowship at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital.He serves as co-chair for our Medical Staff Quality committee and chair of our Robotic Steering Committee, Atrial Fibrillation Working Group and Thoracic Oncology Working Group.Dr. DiGiorgi serves as a Lee Health Foundation board member, council member for Florida Society of Thorcic & Cardiovascular Surgeons and lead physician for LPG Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Digiorgi is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. He serves as the Cardiothoracic Surgery Section Chief and the Medical Co-Chair for our Medical Staff Quality Committee. Areas of Expertise: Robotic Heart surgery Minimally invasive heart and lung surgery Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement Aortic Valve Replacement Thoracic Aortic Dissection Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Lung surgery Atrial Fibrillation surgery "
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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65  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • NEW YORK UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Ct
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Nyu Sch Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Digiorgi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Digiorgi's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Digiorgi to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Digiorgi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. digiorgi was referred to my husband by our oncologist as his thorasic surgeon. My husband and I both felt so safe and confident the first time meeting with him. Not only did he have a great bedside manner, he assured us he was familiar with many of our concerns. The feedback from other...more
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