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Peter Van Trigt
Cone Health Medical Group

Peter Van Trigt, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
Patient Rating
4.79/5 (Based on 48 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

March 24, 2020
I am dealing with an unknown impact on my health as a senior citizen turning 70. Very nervous and requires total faith in the system.
March 06, 2020
My experience could not have been any better form the professional skill to the person to person skills!
February 17, 2020
My overall experience with *Dr. Van Trigt was very good. The entire staff was friendly and the doctor was thorough and explained my condition very clearly.
February 12, 2020
A was put at ease and given good info.
February 10, 2020
Very professional & caring.
February 10, 2020
*Dr. Peter Van Trigt is great. And very caring.
February 09, 2020
Dr Peter Van Trigt is the best! His staff are a pleasure to be around and professional!
February 08, 2020
I was anxious about meeting with Dr. Van Trigt because of needing surgery but he put my mind at ease.He answered all of my questions about the surgery and what to expect after the surgery. Although I am nervous and anxious about having the surgery done I have confidence in Dr. Van Trigt.
January 27, 2020
Dr. Van Tright and his staff provide in our opinion set the bar for top level care one would hopefully expect from a cardiac surgeon. He personally is very kind and involved with the patient and never makes you feel rushed during consult.
January 15, 2020
Dr Van Trigt is an excellent physician and was very thorough in terms of his examination and explanation of my condition. Answered all my questions in a way I could understand and was very professional. Thank you for the excellent care!
January 07, 2020
Good experience, nice staff, awesome experience w/*Dr. Van Trigt.
January 04, 2020
Excellent Doctor, loved him
January 03, 2020
December 31, 2019
Excellent follow-up visit. Just the best!
December 27, 2019
*Dr. Van Trigt did an excellent job of explaining what my medical problem was, how treatment would be prescribed, any the likely progression. He took a very collaborative approach, and I feel confident about next steps & outcomes.
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