Dr. Victor Tedesco IV, MD

Dr. Victor Tedesco IV, MD

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Dr. Victor Tedesco IV, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1988 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

155 Hospital Dr Ste 201

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

(337) 289-7999

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Tedesco IV's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tedesco IV performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Tedesco IV performs this procedure more than 94% 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
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tedesco IV treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tedesco IV performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Tedesco IV performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement

Dr. Tedesco IV's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • 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 Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • 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
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • 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
  • Open Heart Valvuloplasty of Mitral Valve Without Replacement With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Biography

Dr. Victor Tedesco IV, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1988 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1995
Tulane Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Lsu
Residency Hospital
1988
Lsu
Internship Hospital
1988
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1984
Nichols State University
Undergraduate School
1995
1993
1988
1988
1984

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Doctor Tedesco has taken me safely through lung cancer. His bedside manner is that of a time when doctors really cared. He really does. His research is thorough. His surgery dependable and quick. He competes a detailed search to ensure you will be all right in the future. Doctor Tedesco is the best...Read More
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I was diagnosed with a Heart Attack in May 2018, I wanted a second opinion other than my Cardiologist, I was able to see Dr. Tedesco and he was very professional, knowledgeable and honest! The Staff (Paula) and front desk were very polite and professional. The Dr. looked at all my test and...Read More
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EXCELLENT SURGERY PERFORMED ON ME OUTSTANDING BEDSIDE MATTERS WOULD RECOMMEND HIM OVER AND OVER AGAIN
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This genius saved my Father's life twice. Two separate cardiac instances. Without his steady hand and expertise, we would, without a doubt, not have our Father. Thank you doesn't seem like worthy enough words to express our gratitude.
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