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Dr. Robert J Cerfolio MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Surgery, and Vascular Surgery.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(56)
Patient comments (36)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Cerfolio is Excellent. Dr. Cerfolio has been reviewed by 56 patients who have provided 36 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.7906976744186 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7380952380952 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8139534883721 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7441860465116 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6511627906977 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.5813953488372 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.609756097561 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Cerfolio, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Diseases (Pleural Diseases)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Cerfolio graduated from University of Rochester . He has 10 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
Mediastinoscopy
Pneumonectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Cerfolio has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Cerfolio accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Robert J. Cerfolio practice?
Dr. Robert Cerfolio practices Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Surgery, and Vascular Surgery near Birmingham, AL.
Additional practice locations include: Rochester, MN.
See Birmingham Surgeons.