Neil Galindez, MD

Neil Galindez, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

PHONE: 954-714-0686

 | FAX: 954-739-2742

PHONE: 954-714-0686

FAX:954-739-2742

Practicing since : 2006
Specialty : Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Delray Medical Center, Florida Medical Center, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
Language(s) : English, Spanish
Personal Interests : Photography, mountain, biking

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Additional Certifications

USMLE Step 3
USMLE Step 2 CS
USMLE Step 2 CK
Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery
ACLS
BLS
TAVR

Education

Medical School
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX

Residency
Morristown Memorial Medical Center, Morristown, NJ – General Surgery

Fellowship
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX – Cardiothoracic Surgery

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Tenet Florida Physician Services, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, 2014 – Present

Cardiothoracic Fellow, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

General Surgery Resident, Morristown Memorial Medical Center, Morristown, NJ

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Open and Minimally Invasive Surgery for Atrial Fibrillation
  • Temporary and Long-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Surgical Coronary Revascularization
  • Percutaneous Valve Surgery (TAVR)
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Videoscopic Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, Tenet Florida Heart & Vascular Network

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

  • The Hughes D. Dougan, M.D. Award – Morristown Memorial Medical Center, Morristown, NJ, 2011
  • Cum Laude, University of Texas Pan American, Edinburg, TX

Diseases & Conditions

Diseases & Conditions

  • Arrhythmia
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Valvular Disease
  • Angina

Treatments & Procedures

Treatments & Procedures

  • Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
  • Hybrid Convergent Procedure
  • Open Heart Surgery

Lauderdale Lakes Office

Address
3001 NW 49th Ave.
Suite 104
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313
Phone

954-714-0686

Location Details

8AM - 5PM

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Dr. Neil Galindez and Dr. Miguel Diaz Explain Cardiology Interventions and Cardiothoracic Surgery During TV Show Interview

By: Fred Lippman, R.Ph., Ed.D., Chancellor, Health Professions Division, Nova Southeastern University | Date: April 17, 2019 | Source: Broward Education Communication Network (BECON-TV)

Dr. Neil Galindez was featured for his areas of interest in cardiothoracic surgery in a regional newspaper’s profiles’ in cardiology issue.

By: Charles Felix | Date: February 1, 2019 | Source: South Florida Hospital News & Healthcare Report

Dr. Neil Galindez wrote an article for a regional newspaper’s annual heart issue

By: Dr. Neil Galindez | Date: February 1, 2019 | Source: South Florida Hospital News

Dr. Neil Galindez was featured in Miami Newspaper discussing Men’s Health

By: Dr. Neil Galindez | Date: November 23, 2018 | Source: The Miami Times

Dr. Galindez | Meet the Doctor

Modified Resuscitation of Traumatic Shock Pre-ICU

Date: June 02, 2003 |Source: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dept. of Trauma Surgery Research

Mitral Valve Repair Over Two Contemporary Eras – Are The Newer Techniques Impacting Outcomes?

Date: April 01, 2014 |Source: 63rd International Congress of the European Society for Cardiovascular and Endovascular Surgery. Nice, France

Novel Mid-Term Mechanical Support for Biventricular Failure

Date: April 01, 2014 |Source: No Source