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Dr. Salvatore Tribastone, M.D.


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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Dr. Salvatore Tribastone, M.D.

Dr. Salvatore Tribastone is a Medical Doctor, Cardiac Surgeon, and a Fellow of New Westminster College. He graduated in Medicine in 1985 and earned a M.D. with full marks and honors from the University of Catania in Italy. He received his Medical Licensure in 1985 in Italy. Dr. Tribastone was awarded the Certificate of Specialist in Cardiovascular Surgery with highest grades and honors in 1990. He also attended the Healthcare Management Course ‘Olivia Levi’ for cardiac surgeons at the LUISS Business School in Rome, Italy, under the patronage of the Italian Society for Cardiac Surgery, held in Rome from July 6th, 2006 to July 4th, 2007. His language proficiency is in Italian and English.

Dr. Tribastone has an outstanding record of ethical leadership and is an author and co-author of various scientific articles presented at international congresses in Italy and abroad. He has performed over 2,500 operations in various sectors of cardiac surgery and extracorporeal circulation, and his professional experience includes:

  • 2011 to present: Founder and CEO, Social4Med©, the Global Medical Network
  • 2003 to present: Consultant Heart Surgeon, Morgagni Heart Centre (accredited by the NHS), Pedara (CT), Italy
  • 1993-2003: Senior Cardiac Surgeon, Morgagni Heart Centre (accredited by the NHS), Pedara (CT), Italy
  • 1989-1992: Assistant Cardiac Surgeon, Morgagni Heart Centre (accredited by the NHS), Pedara (CT), Italy
  • 1985-1989: Medical Assistant, Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Catania, Italy
  • 1985-1986: Registered at the School of Specialization in Cardiovascular Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Catania, Italy

Dr. Tribastone’s skills and expertise include:

  • Medicine
  • Cardiac and Vascular Surgery
  • Healthcare Management
  • Medical Information
  • Web Development and Social Networking

Dr. Tribastone’s affiliated memberships include:

  • May 2013 to present: Fellow, New Westminster College, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • June 1985 to present: Member, Italian College of Physicians, Province of Ragusa, Italy
  • Member of the Italian Society for Cardiac Surgery
  • Member, Associazione Nazionale Medici Cardiologi Ospedalieri
  • Societa’ Italiana di Chirurgia Cardiaca
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Network
  • Società Italiana di Cardiologia Ospedalità Accreditata

As a Fellow of New Westminster College, Dr. Salvatore Tribastone is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.