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Dr. George J. Palmer, MD is a board certified thoracic surgeon with specialty training in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Palmer has special interest in minimally invasive surgical approaches including robotic-assisted surgery. He currently serves as the Director of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Florida Hospital Cardiovascular Institute. Dr. Palmer earned his medical degree from Creighton University, going on to complete his internship and medical residency at the University of Alabama Hospital & University of NC at Chapel Hill. He finished his medical training with a fellowship at MCP Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As an established member of the medical community, Dr. Palmer is a member of many organizations, including but not limited to, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Brevard County Medical Society, the Florida Medical Association, and the Florida Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons. 

Specialty:  

Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery

Practice/Group Name: 

Cardiovascular Surgeons, PA

Special Interests:

Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches (Robotic- Assisted Surgery)

Education & Fellowship:

  • Medical School: Creighton University      
  • Internship: University of Alabama Hospital
  • Residency: University of Alabama Hospital & University of NC at Chapel Hill
  • Fellowship: MCP Hahnemann University

Specialty Certified:

Thoracic Surgery

Professional Memberships:

American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, Brevard County Medical Society, Florida Medical Association, Florida Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons, Nathan Womack Surgical Society, Orange County Medical Association, Society of Thoracic Surgery, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, University of Alabama Surgical Society

Appointments:

Director of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Florida Hospital Cardiovascular Institute

Main Office Location:

217 Hillcrest St.    
Orlando, FL 32801

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