Dr. Tomas Salerno, MD

Dr. Tomas Salerno, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
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Age 75
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Dr. Tomas Salerno, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1611 NW 12th Ave

Miami, FL 33136

Contact Information

(305) 585-5437

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  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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(305) 585-5437

Dr. Salerno accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Salerno's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salerno performs Heart Surgery more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Salerno performs this procedure more than 52% of his peers

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salerno performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Salerno performs this procedure more than 51% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salerno treats Vascular Disease more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Salerno treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Salerno's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tomas Salerno, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1977
Royal Victoria Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
Royal Victoria Hospital
Internship Hospital
1971
McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
1972
1971

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Dr Salerno saved my wife’s life. She came in after suffering a major heart attack with no prior record of heart problems. He and the team at Jackson Memorial Hospital diagnosed it as SCAD, a recently discovered heart condition that affects otherwise healthy young women. He did emergency surgery on...Read More
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Simply the best and I have encountered many heart specialists in the past 15 years. He saved my life. Can never thank him enough for his extraordinary skill, treatment and spot on advice.
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Dr. Salerno is the best in all areas!. He is not only the highest qualified in his specialty but he is an exceptional kind, patience and caring human being. Dr. Salerno not only saves lives but he renews and lifts his patients soul!
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