Dr. Edward G. Izzo, Jr., M.D., FACS

Board-Certified Vascular and Thoracic Surgeon.

Dr. Izzo sits at his desk with his arms crossed

Dr. Edward G. Izzo, Jr., M.D., FACS

  • Get to Know Dr. Izzo

    Advanced Vein and Vascular Solutions Dr. Edward G. Izzo, Jr., is a highly experienced Tampa vein specialist who is board-certified in General and Vascular Surgery. Dr. Izzo received his bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and his M.D. from Chicago Medical School. He served as Senior & Chief Resident in Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, after doing both a General Surgical Internship and a Junior Residency there. Advanced Vein and Vascular Solutions Surgeon Dr. Izzo completed a Fellowship Training in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center and is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University Of South Florida College Of Medicine in Tampa.

    Dr. Izzo is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of numerous other professional societies, including the American Medical Association, the Florida Medical Association, the Hillsborough County Medical Association, the Florida Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. He is married and has four children.

  • Education

    Premedical Education
    Columbia University – New York, New York – B.S. Degree, 1977.

    Medical Education
    University Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School – Chicago, Illinois – M.D. Degree, 1984.

    Residency 
    Maimonides Medical Center – Brooklyn, New York.
    General Surgery Internship, 1984 – 1985.
    Junior Resident in Surgery, 1985 – 1987.
    Senior & Chief Resident in Surgery, 1987 – 1989.

    Fellowship 
    State University of New Downstate Medical Center – Brooklyn, New York – Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1989-1991.

  • Qualifications

    Board Certification
    American Board of Surgery
    American Board of Thoracic Surgery

    Licensure
    State of New York – 1985.
    State of Florida – 1991.

    Hospital Appointments
    Tampa General Hospital – Tampa, Florida.
    Memorial Hospital – Tampa, Florida.
    Brandon Regional Hospital – Brandon, Florida.
    South Bay Hospital – Sun City Center, Florida.
    Northside Hospital – St Petersburg, Florida
    St. Joseph’s Hospital South – Riverview, Florida.
    Florida Hospital – Carrollwood, Florida.

  • Professional Successes

    Professional Societies
    American College of Surgeons, Fellow.
    American Medical Association.
    Florida Medical Association.
    Florida Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons, President 2008-2010.
    Hillsborough County Medical Association.
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

    Notable Distinctions
    Columbia University – New York, New York – Dean’s List, 1975 – 1977.
    Maimonides Medical Center – Abraham Mandelberg Traveling Fellowship to Outstanding Junior Surgical Resident, 1987.
    Michael T. Fischer Award to Outstanding Chief Resident, 1989.

Dr. Izzo sits at his desk with his arms crossed

Dr. Edward G. Izzo, Jr., M.D., FACS