Dr. Thomas Gleason, MD

Dr. Thomas Gleason, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Thomas Gleason, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1993 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

200 Lothrop St Ste C800

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 648-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Dr. Gleason's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleason treats Aortic Dissection more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gleason treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleason performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gleason performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleason treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gleason treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Gleason's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Gleason, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1993 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2003
    Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2000
    University Va Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1994
    University Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School
    1993

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Dr. Gleason's Reviews

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3.5

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BEWARE!!! RUN AWAY! My mother went into what was to be a 3 hour surgery turned into 10 hours. After the surgery she went into cardiac arrest and DIED. He ran into complications during the surgery and should have stopped but he did not. He NEVER even closed her up! I would ask him how many...Read More
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Dr. Gleason is very straight forward. He is very confident in himself and his staff. My mother had an aneurysm repair. He and his staff were excellent!
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No bedside manner, lack of empathy for patient/family. Told one kind of surgery &then found out they did different surgery, we would of went for second opinion & this was 2 different visits of being told of same surgery we thought she was having &different people at the each visit who heard the...Read More
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Look no further, this doctor/surgeon is the best out there. I had quadruple bypass 4 years ago with no problems. I just had a AVR, done on Friday afternoon and released on Monday that's right, 3 days later. Now,. 3 weeks post, all my incisions are healed and I am driving local. I have had zero...Read More
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I am writing this on behalf of my 87 year mother who had aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass graft in early March 2017. He is an impressive surgeon with outstanding skills. I highly recommend him and the preliminary staff who were efficient. She did remarkably well and is...Read More
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UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

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