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Dr. Robert Cerfolio, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery
4.8 (164)
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35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Robert Cerfolio, MD

Dr. Robert Cerfolio, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Cardiothoracic Surgery, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Thoracic Surgery. They graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry and is affiliated with NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital.

They frequently treat conditions like Lung Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Cerfolio's Office Locations

  1. 1
    1802 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-5937
  2. 2
    2000 6th Ave S Fl General, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-5937
  3. 3
    Heart Valve Center
    530 1st Ave Ste 9V, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 263-0420
  4. 4
    Uab Div of Infectious Diseases Lab
    703 19th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-5937

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  • NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital

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Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
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    4.8
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    Jan 12, 2023
    Dr. Cerfolio is a very experienced, professional, competent doctor.
    Svetlana Beskina — Jan 12, 2023
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    About Dr. Robert Cerfolio, MD

    Specialties
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1245272483
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Cornell New York Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • U Conn
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Thoracic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Cerfolio has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Cerfolio has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    164 patients have reviewed Dr. Cerfolio. 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. Cerfolio.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Cerfolio, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Cerfolio appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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