Dr. Sotiris Stamou, MD

Dr. Sotiris Stamou, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. Sotiris Stamou, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Atlantis, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

Florida Heart and Vascular Care

180 John F Kennedy Dr Ste 320

Atlantis, FL 33462
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

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Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Stamou's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stamou "Dr. Sotiris Stamou is a fellowship-trained cardiovascular surgeon with extensive experience performing cardiac bypass surgery and treating conditions of the aorta and aortic valve. He specializes in minimally invasive heart surgeries, aortic and mitral valve repair and replacement and heart bypass surgery. Throughout his career, Dr. Stamou has served as an Associate Professor in the Cardiothoracic Surgery departments at universities in Massachusetts, Michigan and Iowa. He has published peer-reviewed articles in Aorta, Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, New England Journal of Medicine, and the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, among other publications. He also mentors and advises students engaged in research. Dr. Stamou supports the career development of cardiothoracic surgeons in practices across the country. Committed to clinical excellence, Dr. Stamou has served on a number of Quality Improvement committees to improve outcomes after cardiac surgery. He is currently a member of the Adult Cardiac Surgery Database Task Force, which monitors cardiac patient cases in an effort to improve quality of care and outcomes."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stamou "We provide world-class care in all cardiac patients.  I enjoy cardiothoracic surgery because of the privilege to heal the human heart, the honor of being trusted to give advice, and the gratitude for helping someone through a difficult illness."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
  • Aortic Arch Anomaly
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Supravalvular Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiac Valvular Dysplasia, X-Linked
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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54  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Athens Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Washington Hospital Center, General Surgery Internship
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Georgetown University Hospital-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Aortic and Endovascular Surgery Fellowship, Missouri Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, Carolinas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Thoracic Surgery Fellowsip
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Advanced Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconness-Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AATS resident traveling fellowship, 2007
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stamou's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stamou

4.6

Based on 20 reviews

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1 Star
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Great at explaining the surgery. The office and staff are amazing, and truly care.
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Jun 06, 2018
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The mitral valve repair wasn't as successful as they wanted. I will need to do it again.
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Westfield, MA – Oct 05, 2017
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He and his staff were courteous at all times. As a surgeon he was very caring and competent. He answered all my questions adequately. I felt I was literally in "good hands." I would certainly recommend him to others.
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Joseph Wronka in Springfield, MA – May 12, 2017
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On February 6, 2017, I went in the hospital for a heart cath and hopefully a stent. By 1:00, I was in the operating room undergoing heart surgery as my left aorta was 99% blocked. I had a double bypass at 63. I thank Dr. Stamou for saving my life. The recovery has been good and I feel like a new...Read More
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nan in Holyoke, MA – May 04, 2017
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The Dr. was great. He was clear with his overview prior to surgery and was open with the family throughout the hospital stay.
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Alphonse DeMaio in Springfield, MA – Apr 05, 2017
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