Dr. Dennis John Tishko MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Dennis Tishko is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Columbus, Ohio and is affiliated with St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Tishko accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, General Surgery, 1983 - 1984

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1986

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1987

University of Wisconsin
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1990 - 1992

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 21 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

AR State Medical License
Active through 2013

OH State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians

Member, Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Miliary pulmonary metastases from a clinically occult pleural mesothelioma.
Livasy, C.A., Tishko, D.J., Maygarden, S.J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Qualchoice PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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