Florida Hospital Cancer Institute ›› Cancer Programs ›› Lung Esophageal Cancer ›› Our Team ›› Dr. Kevin D. Accola, MD

Dr. Kevin D. Accola, MD is a board-certified internal medicine, hematology and oncology physician. Dr. Accola earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago and completed his internship and medical residency at Baylor College of Medicine & Emory University School of Medicine. To date, he has performed approximately 9,000 cardiac surgical procedures, of which 2,400 (currently 300+ cases per year) involved heart valve operations. As an established member of the surgical community, Dr. Accola is a member of many medical organizations, including but not limited to, the Patient Advocacy Council, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the Florida Medical Association, the Florida Society of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgeons Council,and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Accola's cardiac specialties include mitral valve repair, aortic valve procedures, and ascending aortic aneurysm. His clinical interests comprise new valvular technology, cardiac protective drugs, and critical care studies.


Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery

Practice/Group Name: 

Cardiovascular Surgeons, PA

Education & Fellowship:

  • Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Internship: Baylor College of Medicine
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine & Emory University School of Medicine

Specialty Certified:

  • Surgery    
  • Thoracic Surgery

Professional Memberships:

Patient Advocacy Council-Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Independent relations Council- Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Special Council – Florida Medical Association, Florida Society of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgeons Council, American College of Cardiology, American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Surgeons, American Heart Association, Denton Colley Society, Florida Heart Institute, Florida Society of Thoracic And Cardiovascular Surgeons, Michael Debakey International Surgical Society, Orange County Medical Assocition, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Society, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association

Main Office Location:

217 Hillcrest St    
Suite 201     
Orlando, FL 32801

Office Phone Number: (407) 425-1566
Fax Phone Number: (407) 422-0166