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Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon, Cardiologist
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Birnbaum, Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon, Cardiologist is Excellent. Dr. Birnbaum has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Birnbaum, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Birnbaum graduated from University Of Ottawa Faculty Of Medicine.


Dr. Birnbaum has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Fresno Heart And Surgical Hospital 
  • Community Regional Medical Center 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter L Birnbaum MD is a male Internist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Peter L. Birnbaum practice?
Dr. Peter Birnbaum has 3 office locations.
Dr. Peter Birnbaum practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Cardiovascular Disease near Santa Cruz, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Fresno, CA.
See Santa Cruz Surgeons, Santa Cruz Cardiothoracic Surgeons, and Santa Cruz Cardiologists.