Dr. Roman Petrov, MD

Dr. Roman Petrov, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Roman Petrov, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Moscow State University Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1996 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

333 Cottman Ave # Youngpavilion

Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Petrov's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petrov treats Pulmonary Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Petrov treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petrov treats Esophageal Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Petrov treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petrov performs Lung Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Petrov performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Petrov's conditions and procedures:

Achalasia
Acid Reflux Surgery
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Tumor
Bravo pH Testing
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest Wall Deformity
Chest Wall Tumor
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cryosurgery
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
Endoscopic Sympathectomy for Hyperhidrosis
Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
Endoscopy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer Resection
Esophageal Dilatation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heller Myotomy
Hiatal Hernia
High Resolution Esophageal Manometry
Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
Impedance Testing
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Surgery
LINX® Reflux Management System
Lobectomy
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mediastinoscopy
Mesothelioma
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myasthenia Gravis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nuss Procedure 
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pectus Excavatum
Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)
Pericardial Disease
Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hyperhidrosis
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Radiofrequency Ablation
Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
Ravitch Procedure
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Stenting Procedures of the Airway (Trachea) and Esophagus
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Outlet Surgery
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Procedure
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracotomy
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Thymus Cancer
Tracheal Resection
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Endobronchial
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a surgeon I believe that patients need to be presented with accurate and unbiased information about their condition, prognosis, available treatment options and risks associated with that to make right decisions about own care.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2012
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Minimally Invasive Thoracic/Esophageal Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2012
    University Of Pittsburg Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2006
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 1996
    Moscow State University Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1990
    N/A
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Petrov's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Petrov

4.9

Based on 33 reviews

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1 Star
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I would recommend Dr. Petrov to do your surgeries. He listened to my concerns,detailed my lung surgery and was available when ever needed. His professionalism and his great sense of humor are a winning combination especially when a patient is new to removal surgery of a cancerous lung. He...Read More
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Dr. Petrov is a very caring and compassionate physician. Upon receiving a diagnosis from my pulmonologist, I was able to see Dr. Petrov within about 2 weeks. He provided much information, answered all my questions and concerns,and I felt very confident going into my surgery. I am very thankful to...Read More
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This was a great experience even though it was more than i ever expected the care from Dr Petrov. was caring explaining everything each day and being there every day. He made sure i was comfortable and as pain free as possible. I just want to thank for all that he has done for me.
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Dr.Petrov did a surgery on me that few doctors can do. Not only did he do the surgery but he did it with great success. I don't know what I would have done without him. He is so good at what he dose and still cares about you as a patient and person. His fellow up has been excellent!
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I am truly thankful for Dr.Petrov. He is such a knowledgeable, attentive and compassionate surgeon. I received workup prior to surgery with prompt results and detailed explanations. He made me feel very comfortable going into surgery and provided me with a clear picture of what to expect...Read More
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