Dr. Robert Moraca, MD

Dr. Robert Moraca, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Robert Moraca, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 2000 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

320 E North Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Contact Information

(412) 359-3551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Dissection
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Moraca'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Moraca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Moraca's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moraca to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Moraca'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Moraca is a fantastic surgeon and human being. He is so kind and helpful and really does what is best for every patient. He did a heart vavle transplant on my dad 7 years ago when my dad was on the verge of the end of his life and truly saved his life. When we found out recently that this one...more
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Dr Maraca operated on my wife. He performed a very risky and complex procedure and saved her life. He explained everything clearly and completely to me. I feel that he is an exceptionally skilled and fine surgeon. I would be comfortable having him treat or operate on myself or any family...more
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I have been to Cleveland Clinic, Shadyside, St Vincent, dealing with an ascending aneurysm and by far my best experience had been with Dr. Maraca ?very efficient but so compassionate and concerned about his patients and what they are dealing with. Made me feel very confident about my up coming...more
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