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Victor Morell, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Presbyterian

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Thoracic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Eugene S. Weiner Endowed Professor and Chair of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Surgeon-in-Chief, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Executive Director of UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Overview of Dr. Morell

Dr. Victor Morell is a thoracic surgeon in Pittsburgh, PA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian and UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He received his medical degree from Ponce Health Sciences University and has been in practice 33 years. Dr. Morell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and one of 92 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian who specialize in Thoracic Surgery.

Education & Training

  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1993 - 1996
  • Robert Packer HospitalResidency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1993
  • Ponce Health Sciences UniversityClass of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1997 - 2022
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1991 - 2022
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Top MD Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • External Advisory Board Issues Findings & Recommendations for UNC Children’s Pediatric Heart Surgery Program
    External Advisory Board Issues Findings & Recommendations for UNC Children’s Pediatric Heart Surgery ProgramSeptember 17th, 2019
  • UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Partners with Wolfson Children’s Hospital of Jacksonville to Provide Cardiothoracic Surgery Services
    UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Partners with Wolfson Children’s Hospital of Jacksonville to Provide Cardiothoracic Surgery ServicesFebruary 26th, 2019
  • Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund: Faith’s Story
    Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund: Faith’s StoryDecember 13th, 2018
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Great West PPO
    Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
    Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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