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Joseph Costic, DO

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Patient Satisfaction Score: 5/5 (103 Ratings)

Dr. Joseph Costic is a cardiothoracic surgeon and is board-certified in general surgery and thoracic and cardiac surgery. Dr. Costic earned his medical degree at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. After medical school, he completed a residency in general surgery at Michigan Osteopathic Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Browns Mills, New Jersey.

Dr. Costic’s special interests include cardiothoracic surgery and minimally invasive thoracic surgery. He has authored numerous articles in peer-reviewed medical journals.

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Leadership Title

  • Director, Thoracic Surgery Program

Professional Accomplishment

  • Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (FACOS)

Specialty Training

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery-Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills, NJ

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery


  • General Surgery-Michigan Osteopathic Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

Special Interests

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

Patient Ratings for Joseph Costic, DO

Patient Satisfaction Score: 5/5 (103 Ratings)
- Reviewed January 25th, 2023
"My husband Walt has seen Dr. Costic a couple of times. He is a cool doctor, explains everything to a T, and in a language we can understand. The most important thing, he LISTENS to his patients and answers all of our questions. To me, he is the best!"
- Donna J.
- Reviewed December 3rd, 2022
"Very caring and understanding. It's refreshing to have a doctor actually take extra time to address my needs and concerns. Love, love, love, this doctor."
- Healthgrades User
- Reviewed August 12th, 2022
"He listens and spends time with patients. Very knowledgeable, professional and caring. I would recommend him highly. We are very pleased with Dr Costik. "
- Reynaldo D.
- Reviewed November 11th, 2021
"Dr Costic is very knowledgeable, compassionate and understanding. He spent a lot of time with us explaining what was going on and helping us make a decision on what to do. We have a lot of confidence in his ability as a surgeon and knowledge about my husbands specific health problems."
- Lynne A.
- Reviewed October 2nd, 2021
"He was very understanding about my concerns about my lungs and heart explained what was wrong. Helped me understand my choices. "
- Anonymous

Terms & Conditions

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