Dr. Hoffberger is a Florida native, born and raised in North Miami Beach. He graduated from Tulane University College of Biomedical Engineering in 1992. Dr. Hoffberger completed medical school at NovaSoutheastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996 and went on to train in General Surgery at Michigan State University - Botsford General Hospital. In 2003, Dr. Hoffberger completed his training in Cardiothoracic Surgery (heart surgery and lung surgery) at the prestigious Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago.
Dr. Hoffberger practiced Cardiothoracic Surgery in Southeastern Michigan for 7 years and in 2010 eventually returned home to South Florida to establish, grow, and develop a new cardiac surgical program in Northern Broward County.
Most recently, Dr. Hoffberger has been recruited to Sarasota, FL by First Physicians Group to join one of the Florida's leading Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgical Programs at Sarasota Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Hoffberger has performed more than 2500 cardiac and thoracic procedures including coronary revascularization, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), mitral valve repair, complex multi-valve operations, high-risk operations, thoracic vascular reconstructions, and cancer surgery.
Dr. Hoffberger continues to serve his profession as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center, NY and NovaSoutheastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, FL. Additionally, Dr. Hoffberger has been elected by his peers to be Chairman of the Division of Cardiothoracic/Vascular Surgery of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons.
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Dr. Hoffberger performs surgery at SARASOTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - ranked #1 in the country for Best Hospitals for Heart Attack Care