Dr. Robert A Guyton MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Guyton is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory University Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Guyton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Emory University Hospital and one of 12 at Emory University Hospital Midtown who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Emory University Hospital Midtown
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Emory University Hospital
Ranked #44 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

WellStar Kennestone Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1973

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1978

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1979 - 1979

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1978 - 1978

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The Impact of Hybrid Coronary Revascularization on Hospital Costs and Reimbursements.
Halkos, M. E.,Ford, L.,Peterson, D.,Bluestein, S. M.,Liberman, H. A.,Kilgo, P.,Puskas, J. D.,Guyton, R. A.,Chowdhury, R.

Clinical and Angiographic Results After Hybrid Coronary Revascularization.
Halkos, M. E.,Walker, P. F.,Vassiliades, T. A.,Douglas, J. S.,Devireddy, C.,Guyton, R. A.,Finn, A. V.,Rab, S. T.,Puskas, J. D.,Liberman, H. A.

Use of Transaortic, Transapical, and Transcarotid Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Inoperable Patients.
Thourani, V. H.,Gunter, R. L.,Neravetla, S.,Block, P.,Guyton, R. A.,Kilgo, P.,Lerakis, S.,Devireddy, C.,Leshnower, B.,Mavromatis, K.,Stewart, J.,Simone, A.,Keegan, P.,Nguyen, T. C.,Merlino, J.,Babaliaros, V.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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