Dr. Robert L Kistner MD Surgeon

Dr. Robert Kistner is a surgeon in Gilbert, Arizona. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Banner Desert Medical Center and Chandler Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 28 doctors at Banner Desert Medical Center and one of 30 at Chandler Regional Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Maricopa Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1992

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1988

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 20 years in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2015

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Multicenter assessment of venous reflux by duplex ultrasound.
Lurie, F., Comerota, A., Eklof, B., Kistner, R. L., Labropoulos, N., Lohr, J., Marston, W., Meissner, M., Moneta, G., Neglén, P., Neuhardt, D., Padberg, F., Welsh, H. J.

The controversy of managing calf vein thrombosis: A systematic review.
Masuda, E.M., Kistner, R.L., Musikasinthorn, C., Liquido, F., Geling, O., He, Q.

Trends in Patient Reported Outcomes of Conservative and Surgical Treatment of Primary Chronic Venous Disease Contradict Current Practices.
Lurie, F., Kistner, R.L.

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