Dr. Robert L Kormos MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Kormos is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. He received his medical degree from University of Western Ontario and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Kormos accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and one of 9 at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult General Thoracic, Minimally Invasive Thoracic, Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Presbyterian University Hospital
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1985 - 1987

University of Western Ontario
Class of 1976

Publications & Presentations

The right heart failure dilemma in the era of left ventricular assist devices.
Kormos, R. L.

An analysis of pump thrombus events in patients in the HeartWare ADVANCE bridge to transplant and continued access protocol trial.
Najjar, S. S.,Slaughter, M. S.,Pagani, F. D.,Starling, R. C.,McGee, E. C.,Eckman, P.,Tatooles, A. J.,Moazami, N.,Kormos, R. L.,Hathaway, D. R.,Najarian, K. B.,Bhat, G.,Aaronson, K. D.,Boyce, S. W.

Interagency Registry for Mechanically Assisted Circulatory Support (INTERMACS) analysis of pump thrombosis in the HeartMate II left ventricular assist device.
Kirklin, J. K.,Naftel, D. C.,Kormos, R. L.,Pagani, F. D.,Myers, S. L.,Stevenson, L. W.,Acker, M. A.,Goldstein, D. L.,Silvestry, S. C.,Milano, C. A.,Timothy Baldwin, J.,Pinney, S.,Eduardo Rame, J.,Miller, M. A.

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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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