Dr. Frank Detterbeck MD, FACS

  • Thoracic Surgery New Haven, CT

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Dr. Frank Detterbeck, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in New Haven, CT, with another office in New Haven, CT. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Detterbeck is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital, Bristol Hospital and University of North Carolina Hospitals. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Frank Detterbeck has the following 21 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Thoracic Surgery

If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.
Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.


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Locations & Directions

789 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT 06519

700 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT 06519

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