Dr. Roman Petrov, MD

Dr. Roman Petrov, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(31)
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Dr. Roman Petrov, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

333 Cottman Ave # Youngpavilion

Philadelphia, PA 19111

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Petrov "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."
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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mesothelioma
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thymus Cancer

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Bravo pH Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Cryosurgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Sympathectomy for Hyperhidrosis
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Cancer Resection
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heller Myotomy
  • High Resolution Esophageal Manometry
  • Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
  • Impedance Testing
  • LINX® Reflux Management System
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuss Procedure 
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Ravitch Procedure
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Stenting Procedures of the Airway (Trachea) and Esophagus
  • Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT)
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracotomy
  • Tracheal Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petrov has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petrov's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petrov to family and friends
4.9
based on 31 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Petrov'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Phila |
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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in Marietta, ohio |
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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Marietta,Ohio |
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...more
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in Parkersburg, WV |
Dr. Petrov was very kind, professional and caring. He explained everything so I could understand it and took his time with me. I would highly recommend Dr. Petrov to any one. He has my complete faith and confidence in his abilities. And just to let you know, you will also love his sense of humor,...more
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in Belpre, OH |
Dr. Petrov was very professional in all that he did. He repaired my hiatal hernia and I've been very pleased with the procedure and my recovery.
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Dr. Petrov accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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