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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 45

1151 NW 64th Ter
Gainesville, FL 32605
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Dr. Proia's Experience

Dr. Proia's Care Philosophy


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect

Background Check for Dr. Proia

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Graduated in 1997
Dart-Hitchcock Mc
Graduated in 2003
Memorial Sloan-Kettering
Graduated in 2004
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Graduated in 2005

Internship Hospital

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr
Complete in 2003

Residency Hospital

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Complete in 2003

Fellowship Hospital

New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
Complete in 2005

Undergraduate Schools

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr
Graduated in 2003

Languages Spoken by Dr. Proia & Staff

  • English

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