Dr. Anthony Perez-tamayo

Thoracic Surgery
IL
31 years experience

About

Specialties
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Thoracic Surgery

Critical Care

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

11 Answers
1 Agree
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Perez-tamayo
31 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Bacteria: Emboli are stuff (most commonly clots) that move from somewhere to somewhere else down a blood vessel, in this case from clots in veins of the body, d ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Perez-tamayo
31 years experience Thoracic Surgery
2 ways sew SVC -PA: The bidirectional Glenn connects the SVC above the right PA to the PA so blood can go to either lung (bidirectional), and the SVC below the level of t ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Perez-tamayo
31 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Reasons for Trach: Because airway above the trachea is occluded. The child isn't awake enough to protect her own airway. The child is too weak to breathe on her own po ... Read More

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Perez-tamayo is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1990MD
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