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Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos

Thoracic Surgery
New York, NY, Greece
19 years experience male

Locations

New York Presbyterian

New York, NY

Address

525 East 68th Str, New York, NY
Directions

About

Bio

Cardiac and Aortic Surgeon

Specialties
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Thoracic Surgery

General Surgery

Licenses

United States: New York

Doctor Q&A

55 Answers
57 Agrees
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos
Thoracic Surgery 19 years experience
GERD: GERD can definitely cause chest pain that can mimic heart attack. You will need to be evaluated by s GI specialist and get Rx plus maybe an EGD
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos
Thoracic Surgery 19 years experience
Heart attack: only in cases that your blood pressure increases dramatically
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos
Thoracic Surgery 19 years experience
Cramp : The two most common causes are dehydration and magnesium deficiency.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Avgerinos is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Avgerinos is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you greatly Dr. Avgerinos! This sort of information could be very important to a lot people..
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good! Thank you doctor so much. You have put my mind at ease.
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) Thank you for answering so quickly!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

National University of Athens Faculty of Medicine, Greece
Graduated 2002MD

Medical/Graduate school

National University of Athens Faculty of Medicine, Greece
Graduated 2014MD

Residency

NEW YORK-PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL

Residency

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Awards

Affiliations

American Association for Thoracic Surgery
European Society of Thoracic Surgeons
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