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Dr. Paul Vesco, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery*
4.8 (47)
Map Pin Small Sarasota, FL
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Paul Vesco, MD

Dr. Paul Vesco, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Sarasota, FL. They specialize in Cardiothoracic Surgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and is affiliated with Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Dr. Vesco, completed a residency at Allegheny General Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Vesco an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Vesco works at First Physicians Group in Sarasota, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Lung Cancer and Pleural Effusion along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Vesco's Office Locations

  1. 1
    First Physicians Group
    1540 S Tamiami Trl Ste 303, Sarasota, FL 34239 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (941) 917-8791
    Monday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Lung Cancer
Maze Procedure
Pleural Effusion
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Partial Lung Collapse
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Robotic Assist
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Aortic Dissection
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Lipid Disorders
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection Robotic Assist
Tilt_Testing
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Abdominal Pain
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adhesive Pericarditis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atrial Septal Defect
Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Heart Tumors
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Pleural Neoplasm
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biventricular Heart Failure
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Bone Cancer
Breast Cancer
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Chest Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chylothorax
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Constipation
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Varices
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Long QT Syndrome
Lung Abscess
Malignant Heart Tumors
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mediastinal Tumors
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Peptic Ulcer
Pericarditis
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Edema
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Neoplasm
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Embolism
Pyloric Stenosis
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Septic Embolism
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Testicular Cancer
Tetralogy of Fallot
Third Degree Heart Block
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thyroid Nodule
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Abdominoplasty
Acid Reflux Surgery
Aortic Arch Repair
Aortic Repair
Aortic Valve Bicuspidization
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atrial Tissue Ablation
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Closed Endoscopic Biopsy of Bronchus With Robotic Assistance
Colectomy
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass with Robotic Assist
Coronary Thrombectomy
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Duodenal Polypectomy
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Excision
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Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gastrectomy
Gastrotomy
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Surgery
Heart Valvuloplasty of Mitral Valve Without Replacement
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Lobectomy of Lung with Robotic Assist
Lung Resection
Lung Surgery
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Removal
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Open Thymectomy
Pancoast Tumor Excision
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lobectomy with Robotic Assist
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Pyloromyotomy
Resection Cardiac Tumor with Robotic Assist
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thrombolysis
Tricuspid Valve Graft
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Vagotomy
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Wound Repair
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    4.8
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1487641098
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • The Ohio State University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Allegheny General Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Washington and Jefferson College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Paul Vesco, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vesco is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Vesco works at First Physicians Group in Sarasota, FL. View the full address on Dr. Vesco’s profile.

    Dr. Vesco has seen patients for Lung Cancer and Pleural Effusion, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Vesco on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    47 patients have reviewed Dr. Vesco. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vesco.

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