Dr. Cedric D Sheffield MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Cedric Sheffield is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Tampa, Florida and is affiliated with Tampa General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Tampa General Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Tampa General Hospital
Ranked #49 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mercy Hospital Medical Center (Baltimore MD)
Residency, General Surgery, 1990 - 1996

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1989

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1996 - 1998

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Important surgical considerations in the management of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with inferior vena cava (IVC) tumour thrombus.
Lawindy, S. M., Kurian, T., Kim, T., Mangar, D., Armstrong, P. A., Alsina, A. E., Sheffield, C., Sexton, W. J., Spiess, P. E.

Ablation of left ventricular tachycardia via transeptal approach and crossing of a mechanical mitral valve prosthesis.
Herweg, B., Ilercil, A., Sheffield, C.D., Caldeira, C.C., Rinde-Hoffman, D., Barold, S.S.

Elevated B-type natriuretic peptide without volume overload in a left ventricular assist device patient with a subdural hematoma.
Bhat, G., Pauwaa, S., Sheffield, C., Caldeira, C., Weston, M., Rinde-Hoffman, D., Berman, P., Cintron, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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