Dr. Konstadinos A. Plestis M.D.
Cardiothoracic Surgeon130 East 77 Street 4th Fl New York NY, 10075
Dr. Konstadinos Plestis is a cardiothoracic surgeon practicing in New York, NY. Dr. Plestis specializes in surgical procedues of vital organs in the chest such as the heart, lungs, esophagus and more. As a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Plestis typically treats conditions like heart disease and lung disease. This class of surgeon can also include cardiac surgeons, cardiovascular surgeons, congenital heart surgeons and general thoracic surgeons.
Education and Training
Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki School Of Medicine 1987
- Left atrial femoral bypass and cerebrospinal fluid drainage decreases neurologic complications in repair of descending and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.
- Importance of blood pressure regulation in maintaining adequate tissue perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass.
- Tuberculous aneurysm of the descending thoracic aorta.
- Managing emergency hypertension in aortic dissection and aortic aneurysm surgery.
- Cannulation in the diseased aorta: a safe approach using the Seldinger technique.
- Pulmonary complications after descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: predictors, prevention, and treatment.
- Spinal cord perfusion after extensive segmental artery sacrifice: can paraplegia be prevented?
- Aortic root reconstruction with a bioprosthetic valved conduit: a consecutive series of 275 procedures.
- Improved outcome after repair of descending and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms using modern adjuncts.
- Early and late results of combined carotid endarterectomy and coronary artery bypass versus isolated coronary artery bypass.
- Long-term survival after the Bentall procedure in 206 patients with bicuspid aortic valve.
- Vascular graft replacement of the ascending and descending aorta: do Dacron grafts grow?
- Delayed repair of acute type A aortic dissection in a patient with gastrointestinal bleeding and pulse deficit.
- Paraplegia after extensive thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair:
- Spinal cord blood flow and ischemic injury after experimental sacrifice of thoracic and abdominal segmental arteries.
- Baylor 1989
Dr. Konstadinos A. Plestis M.D.'s Practice location
New York, NY 10075Get Direction
WYNNEWOOD, PA 19096Get Direction
Dr. Konstadinos A. Plestis M.D.'s reviewsWrite Review
Patient Experience with Dr. Plestis
- Are There Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Heart?
It is a well-known fact that in the body, in various tissues due to various reasons, neoplasms sometimes appear in the form of tumor growths. The heart is not an exception. The tumor growth can be benign and malignant. Therefore, there are two types of the heart tumors.Benign tumors These do not...
- Congestive Heart Failure: What is Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)?
Congestive Heart Failure is the leading cause of emergency hospitalization among people aged over sixty. It is a condition where the heart is inefficient in pumping the required amount of blood to the other parts of the body. This inefficiency can sometimes be so severe that it can impair the...
- Atrial Fibrillation: What is a Catheter Ablation?
Atrial fibrillation - also known as AF or a-fib - is a medical condition that affects the rhythm of the heart. Problems that affect the rhythm of the heart cause a condition known as arrhythmia. This condition often causes irregular blood flow. It is quite common, with more than 200,000 cases in the...
- Different Types of Heart Doctors Explained
IntroductionDoctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions or diseases of the cardiovascular system (the heart and blood vessels) are called heart doctors or cardiologists. These specialists are trained to identify, treat, and help prevent heart issues. There are also different...
- Alternative Remedies to Treat Cardiovascular Diseases
Herbal Treatment of the heart has been used by mankind for centuries and has shown an excellent effect. Especially effective was the use of medicinal plants in the case of chronic diseases, such as atherosclerosis and hypertension, where treatment involves a particular duration and a comprehensive...
- Atypical Forms of Myocardial Infarction
Atypical myocardial infarction often occurs in older patients with a pronounced cardiosclerosis, circulatory failure, and often with people who have a history of heart attacks.The symptoms may confuse you, or make you think that they are not associated with the heart.Usually, atypical manifestations...
- Dr. Israel J. Jacobowitz MD4802 10th Ave Brooklyn New York 11219
- Dr. Mahmud Bangash M.D.10-14 Saddle River Rd Fair Lawn NJ 07410
- Dr. Ricardo Bello MD, PHD1575 Blondelle Avenue Bronx New York 10461
- Dr. Stewart Fox M.D.444 Merrick Road Lynbrook New York 11563
- Dr. Khaled F. Salhab MD259 1st St Mineola New York 11501
- Dr. Lev Mark Khitin MD8607 21st Ave Brooklyn NY 11214