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Peter Van Trigt
Cone Health Medical Group

Peter Van Trigt, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery,
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery
Patient Rating
4.9/5 (Based on 50 Reviews)
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Dr. Van Trigt performs cardiac and thoracic surgical procedures at The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital. Additionally, he has been central to the development of Cone Health’s Ventricular Assist Device program.



Medical School

Tulane Univ. School of Medicine


Duke University, Cardiothoracic Surgery and General Surgery


University of Pittsburgh, Cardiac Transplantation

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Chest Physicians (Fellow)
  • American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
  • American Association of Thoracic Surgeons
  • North Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Sabiston Surgical Society
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Southern Surgical Association
  • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery


Provider Review Comments

February 13, 2021
December 08, 2020
December 04, 2020
I am very Thankful to have Dr. Peter Van Trigt caring for me. He is very professional and kind. I am extremely confident in his expertise and whatever treatment plan he feels is best for me.
October 15, 2020
Wait in waiting area was too long.
September 12, 2020
Highly satisfactory - No complaints.
September 08, 2020
I feel very fortunate to have the care being provided by the doctor and the staff.
September 04, 2020
*Dr. Van Trigt is the very best. He cares about his patients, spends time with them, listens and talks to them. He is the VERY best.
September 02, 2020
It was excellent. I see him once a year to get my aneurysm checked.
August 24, 2020
Very satisfied with diagnosis and treatment plan. Staff is very knowledgeable and truthful.
August 16, 2020
August 03, 2020
Very good as always.
July 22, 2020
Good provider. I've heard good comments from other health care providers about him.
July 20, 2020
*Dr. Van Trigt is the definitive example of your mission at Cone 1st line of letter "Create a trusting relationship in our patients to provide genuine compassionate quality care". He is a perfectly wonderful doctor & skilled and brilliant kind and compassionate.
July 08, 2020
I'm very satisfied with Dr Van Trigt and feel that he kind and caring person also a great Dr.
June 29, 2020
June 25, 2020
Excellent provider. Just need more like him.
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