About Dr. Kevin Accola,
Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Kevin Accola and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from University of Illinois in 1984. To date, I have performed approximately 14,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 8,000 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital). Read more...

45 Patient Reviews for
Dr. Accola

"Iโ€™m feeling fantastic! Dr. Accola performed a mitral valve repair for me just 12 weeks ago. This amazing surgeon is a truly gifted man."

-- Denise Ring, heart valve surgery patient

"Professional and personable. Doctor Accola is an excellent doctor, made me and my family feel safe and secure. Results were outstanding. He takes the time to discuss all aspects of surgery plus he gives hugs. Fantastic person and surgeon."

-- Sharon Horrighs, Aortic Valve, Valve Replacement, 12/31/2018

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My Specialities &
Clinical Interests

My heart surgery specialties include:

  • Mitral valve repair and replacement
  • Aortic valve procedures and TAVR
  • Ascending aortic aneurysm

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • New valvular technology
  • Cardiac protective drugs
  • Critical care studies

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Kevin Accola, heart surgeon, graduated from University of Illinois in 1984.

After medical school, Dr. Accola completed a General Surgery Residency at Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, Texas) in 1989 and a Cardio Thoracic Surgical Residency at Emory College of Medicine (Atlanta, Georgia) in 1992.

Dr. Accola is board-certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. During his career, Dr. Accola has received several awards and credentials including:

* Past President Florida Society of Cardiovascualr and Thoracic Surgery
* Past President of the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
* Board of Directors, Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Schedule Appointment
with Dr. Kevin Accola, MD

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Accola, you can:

  • Call (866) 306-9873 right now
  • Request an appointment by clicking here.

The office of Dr. Accola is located at 217 Hillcrest St, Orlando, FL 32801. To get driving directions to this office, please click the map below.



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Page last updated: January 18, 2019