Dr. Robert Jeffrey Morelock MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Morelock is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Exempla Lutheran Medical Center and St Anthony Central Hospital. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center and one of 3 at St Anthony Central Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Exempla Lutheran Medical Center

St Anthony Central Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1999

Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1999 - 2001

Indiana University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Donor cardiac troponin T: a marker to predict heart transplant rejection.
Vijay, P., Scavo, V. A., Morelock, R. J., Sharp, T. G., Brown, J. W.

A penetrating mediastinal tracheal injury.
Morelock, R. J., Kesler, K. A., Broderick, L. R., Wilson, J. L., Schmitt, G. S., Brown, J. W.

Dynamic changes of endothelin-1, nitric oxide, and cyclic GMP in patients with congenital heart disease.
Bando, K., Vijayaraghavan, P., Turrentine, M. W., Sharp, T. G., Ensing, G. J., Sekine, Y., Szekely, L., Morelock, R. J., Brown, J. W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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