Dr. Dimitrios Vasileios Avgerinos MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Athens and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and one of 31 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including German and Turkish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 2005 - 2010

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2010 - 2012

New York Presbyterian Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2010 - 2012

University of Athens
Class of 2003

Cornell University Medical College
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Advanced Aortic Surgery, 2012 - 2013

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 0 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 0 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Blood conservation strategies in cardiac surgery: more is better.
Avgerinos, D. V.,Debois, W.,Salemi, A.

A novel method for percutaneous insertion of a right ventricular assist device.
Avgerinos, D. V.,DeBois, W.,Mongero, L.,Krieger, K.,Salemi, A.

eComment. The impact of blood conservation on outcomes in adult cardiac surgery.
Avgerinos, D. V.,Debois, W.

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