About Frederic L Seligson

Dr. Seligson is board certified in surgery and thoracic surgery and has practiced medicine for more than 20 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic procedures and is known throughout the area for his expertise in complex and re-operative valve surgery, as well as thoracic and trachea surgery. Dr. Seligson is a multi-year Kansas City Super Doctors honoree, as well as the recipient of other awards. He is a fellow of American College of Surgeons, American College of Chest Physicians, and of the American College of Cardiology. He is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Dr. Seligson received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh and completed a surgical residency at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston and a cardiothoracic surgery residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He also completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Beth Israel Hospital.


Medical School
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Illinois College of Medicine; Beth Israel Hospital

Beth Israel Hospital

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Surgery - Status: Certified; Am Bd Thoracic Surgery - Status: Certified



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillation, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiac MRI, Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging, Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Carotid ARter Stent Placement, Carotid Artery Surgery, Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision, Chest CT, Coronary ARtery Bypass Graft Surgery, Decortication and Pleurectomy, Endovascular Repair, Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac (Heart) Arrhythmias, Cardiac (Heart) Disease, Cardiac (Heart) Palpitations, Cardiomyopathy, Chest Pain, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease, Endocarditis, Heart Attack, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol, Hypertension (High Blood Pressure), Myocardial Infarction, Syncope, Coronary Artery Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Lung Surgery Diseases of the Thoracic or Abdominal Aorta, Esophageal, Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Carotid Artery Disease


Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Office Locations

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists
2340 East Meyer Blvd
Building 2, #382
Kansas City, MO 64132
Phone: (816) 523-7088
Fax: (816) 523-5747

Additional Locations

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

5701 W 119th St Ste 430
Overland Park, KS 66209
Phone: (913) 253-3000
Fax: (913) 253-3030