Dr. Ronald L Kirshner MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Kirshner is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Rochester, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cleveland Clinic and Rochester General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 43 doctors at Cleveland Clinic and one of 3 at Rochester 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

Cleveland Clinic
Ranked #1 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Rochester General Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Unity Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Rochester
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1983

University of Rochester
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1983–1985

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook


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