Dr. Robert Lawrence Simmons MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Simmons is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Washington, District of Columbia. He received his medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine and has been in practice for 57 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

District of Columbia General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1959 - 1960

Howard University
Residency, General Surgery, 1958 - 1959

Howard University
Residency, General Surgery, 1960 - 1962

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, General Surgery, 1965 - 1966

Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth
Internship, Transitional Year, 1957 - 1958

Howard University College of Medicine
Class of 1957

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

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