Dr. Robert Dennis Stewart MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Robert Stewart is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Cleveland, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Stewart accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 43 doctors at Cleveland Clinic and one of 8 at Fairview Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Pediatric Cardiac

Hospital Affiliation

Cleveland Clinic
Ranked #1 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Fairview Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Hillcrest Hospital

Lakewood Hospital

University Hospitals Parma Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1993–2001

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2001–2004

Northwestern University Feinberg 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

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Congenital Cardiac Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Comparison of long-term postoperative sequelae in patients with tetralogy of fallot versus isolated pulmonic stenosis.
Zdradzinski, M. J.,Qureshi, A. M.,Stewart, R.,Pettersson, G.,Krasuski, R. A.

Contemporary fontan operation: association between early outcome and type of cavopulmonary connection.
Stewart, R. D., Pasquali, S. K., Jacobs, J. P., Benjamin, D. K., Jaggers, J., Cheng, J., Mavroudis, C., Jacobs, M. L.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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