Dr. Robert Eugene Safford MD Cardiologist

Dr. Robert Safford is a cardiologist in Jacksonville, Florida and is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Jacksonville. He received his medical degree from Mayo Medical School and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Safford accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Mayo Clinic Jacksonville

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1980

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1980 - 1982

Mayo Medical School
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Cardiac MRI as a diagnostic tool in pulmonary hypertension.
Alassas, K.,Mergo, P.,Ibrahim, el-S.,Burger, C.,Safford, R.,Parikh, P.,Shapiro, B.

Noninvasive assessment of right heart function and hemodynamics during exercise in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Freeman, M. L.,Landolfo, C.,Safford, R. E.,Keller, C. A.,Heckman, M. G.,Burger, C. D.

Indexes of von Willebrand Factor as Biomarkers of Aortic Stenosis Severity (from the Biomarkers of Aortic Stenosis Severity BASS Study).
Blackshear, J. L., Wysokinska, E. M., Safford, R. E., Thomas, C. S., Stark, M. E., Shapiro, B. P., Ung, S., Johns, G. S., Chen, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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