Dr. Paul Vesco Sr, MD

Dr. Paul Vesco Sr, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Paul Vesco Sr, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1997 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

1540 S Tamiami Trl Ste 303

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

(941) 917-8791

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vesco Sr "First Physicians Group of Sarasota, a medical group practice part of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, is committed to providing the highest quality health care to our patients in the communities we serve."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas

33  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

  • Washington and Jefferson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • The Ohio State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vesco Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vesco Sr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vesco Sr

4.8

Based on 33 reviews

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Saved my life. Twice.
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Sg in Sarasota Fl – Feb 05, 2018
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Outstanding in every aspect of care related to my lobectomy. A really special man. Al Bordenstein Sarasota
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Al Bordenstein in Sarasots – Dec 19, 2017
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outstanding in bedside manor, knowledge and office organization
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Venice, FL – Nov 15, 2017
Thank you for your kind words. It's an honor to...Read More
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On this Thanksgiving I have to thank this man for a second chance at life. 5 years ago when all felt like things were not going to work out, Dr Vesco ensured that he could fix the problem and he did. It's people like him who care so deeply about their respective fields that truly make progress in...Read More
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Nick S in Sarasota – Nov 24, 2016
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My experience with Dr. Vesco was the best anyone could have. He is compassionate, kind, caring and demands his patients be treated the best they can while in the hospital. He always has time to stop and talk, reassure and share any news he has concerning your health. He has an awesome side of him...Read More
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Carolyn Shaver in Arcadia, FL – Jun 04, 2016
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