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Katigbak, Mario Winn, MD

Chief, Thoracic Surgery, Hartford Hospital





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Thoracic Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Antireflux Surgery, Chest Wall Surgery, Complex Esophagus Surgery, da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, Foregut Surgery, Hiatal Hernia Repair, Lung Surgery, Malignant and Benign Pleural and Pericardial Disease, Mediastinum, Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy, Robotic Surgery, Thoracic Oncology, Thymoma Surgery, Upper Endoscopy, VATS Surgery


Yale University School of Medicine

Mount Sinai Hospital

Medical School
University of Philippines

Maimonides Medical Center


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

I did recommend it to everyone I can.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Mario Katigbak & staff are very professional, kind people. Smart too!

5 out of 5 stars

I would definitely recommend Dr Katigbak to everyone needing his services.

5 out of 5 stars

10 stars this dr. is.

5 out of 5 stars

I am so happy that pulmonologist referred me to this provider. I feel like I am in good hands!

5 out of 5 stars

Dr K solved my problem. I can breathe again!

5 out of 5 stars

The care provider showed concerns about my health.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Katigbak and I have a very good understanding and we work together well to maintain my health.

5 out of 5 stars

Nice doctor - kind. Hope I don't need surgery. Has an excellent reputation as being a good surgeon.

5 out of 5 stars

He was excellent! Explained things really well.

5 out of 5 stars

No problem during this visit.

5 out of 5 stars

Explanations of condition very clear, follow up plan initiated!

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Katigbak was very kind. He spoke about my situation with knowledge and caring.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Katigbok was very friendly and informative. He helped put my mind at ease

5 out of 5 stars

The best doctor/surgeon I have ever had. He is A+++, kind, sincere, empathetic good listener. Explains everything completely.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. exceeds my expectations. Explained thoroughly surgery. Much concern & genuine. Eased my mind and fears completely.

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