Dr. Peter Anastassiou, MD

Dr. Peter Anastassiou, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. Peter Anastassiou, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1983 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, and more.

2100 Webster St Ste 200

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 600-7860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (6/6/2014)View details
No malpractice claims found for California
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Anastassiou's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anastassiou performs Lung Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Anastassiou performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anastassiou treats Pulmonary Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Anastassiou treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Lung Cancer
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anastassiou treats Lung Cancer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Anastassiou treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Anastassiou's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Kidney Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Melanoma
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Multiple Myeloma
Mycosis Fungoides
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Reticulosarcoma
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Anastassiou, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1983 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1992
    University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Texas Medical Center-Methodist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Baylor University
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Baylor University
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    Baylor University
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1979
    Texas Tech
    1979
  • 1978
    University Of Southern California
    Undergraduate School
    1978

Languages

  • Greek
  • Spanish
  • English

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I can not say enough about how well i was treated by Dr Anastassiou and Sally. Becuae of there kindness i felt sure i got the best treatment ever. With all my heart i recomend Dr Anastaaiou for Cardiothoracic surgery
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One of the reasons I'm alive today is because of Dr. Anastassiou's expertise. I underwent open chest surgery in late December '15 and was lucky enough to have Dr. Anastassiou assigned to my case. His patient interaction demonstrates a high degree of caring and empathy. His surgical skills...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Brown & Toland Physicians
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO

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