Dr. Robert Houston Jr., MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 66

905 Sahara Trl
Poland, OH 44514
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Dr. Houston Jr.'s Specialties

  • Cardiology

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Hospital Quality

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Northside Medical Center
500 Gypsy Ln
Youngstown, OH 44504
Saint Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital
1044 Belmont Ave
Youngstown, OH 44504

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Poland Cardiology
Poland Cardiology
905 Sahara Trl
Poland, OH 44514
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    Dr. Houston Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • 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

    Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Allegheny General Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    UPMC - Presbyterian
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Houston Jr. & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Houston Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Houston Jr. has admitting privileges:

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    • Northside Medical Center

    • Saint Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

    • St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital

    • Jameson Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.4
    • 5 responses

    2.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houston Jr. to family and friends

    2.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Houston Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Houston Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

    4 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Houston Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Elevator
    • NGS CoreSource
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • UPMC Health Plan
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    Office Locations

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    Poland Cardiology
    905 Sahara Trl
    Poland, OH 44514
    (330) 726-0100 (Office)
    (330) 726-2178 (Fax)
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