Dr. Robert E. Blais, MD

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 76

Delray Cardiothoracic Surgeons
5130 Linton Blvd Ste B5
Delray Beach, FL 33484
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Dr. Blais' Offices

Delray Cardiothoracic Surgeons
Delray Cardiothoracic Surgeons
5130 Linton Blvd Ste B5
Delray Beach, FL 33484
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Dr. Blais' Experience

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Dr. Blais' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Blais Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
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Hospital Quality

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JFK Medical Center
5301 S Congress Ave
Atlantis, FL 33462
Delray Medical Center
5352 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33484

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Blais accepting new patients?

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    Delray Cardiothoracic Surgeons
    5130 Linton Blvd Ste B5
    Delray Beach, FL 33484
    New Patient:
    (561) 408-4843
    Existing Patient:
    (561) 499-2277
    Contact Information
    (561) 499-0775 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Blais' Experience

    Dr. Blais' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Thoracic Surgery
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • Peripheral Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Aortic Valve Replacement
    • Arterial Graft
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Surgery
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dialysis Access Procedures
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Heart Valve Replacement
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
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    • Mitral Valve Repair
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Surgery for Arrhythmias
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
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    Background Check for Dr. Blais

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1966

    Internship Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1967

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1973

    Fellowship Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1975

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Florida
    Graduated in 1962
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Blais & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Blais' Hospital Quality

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