Dr. Ronald V Pellegrini MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Pellegrini is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 45 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1964 - 1968

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1970 - 1972

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1963 - 1964

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1963

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

PA State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

A novel percutaneous solution to limb ischemia due to arterial occlusion from a femoral artery ECMO cannula.
Rao, A.S., Pellegrini, R.V., Speziali, G., Marone, L.K.

Short-term complications and resource utilization in matched subjects after on-pump or off-pump primary isolated coronary artery bypass.
Hravnak, M., Hoffman, L.A., Saul, M.I., Zullo, T.G., Cuneo, J.F., Pellegrini, R.V.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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