Dr. Robert C Gallagher MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Gallagher is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Hartford, Connecticut and is affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Hartford Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1980 - 1983

Hartford Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1985 - 1988

University of Florida
Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, 1983 - 1984

University of Rochester
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1988 - 1990

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Vacuum Assisted Vegetation Extraction for the Management of Large Lead Vegetations.
Patel, N.,Azemi, T.,Zaeem, F.,Underhill, D.,Gallagher, R.,Hagberg, R.,Sadiq, I.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon CommunityCare
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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