Dr. Peter Scalia, MD

Dr. Peter Scalia, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Peter Scalia, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School in 1983 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

301 Bingham Ave Ste A

Ocean, NJ 07712

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  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Scalia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scalia performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Scalia performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scalia performs Lung Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Scalia performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scalia performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Scalia performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Scalia's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Scalia, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School in 1983 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1991
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Residency Hospital
1988
Beth Israel
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Umdnj-University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
Umdnj-University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School
Medical School
1991
1988
1987
1983
1983

Awards

Dr. Scalia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scalia

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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