Dr. Robert Applebaum, MD

Dr. Robert Applebaum, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
(27)
Save
Dr. Robert Applebaum, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Hammond, IN and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

5454 Hohman Ave

Hammond, IN 46320

Contact Information

(708) 346-4040

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Applebaum

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Applebaum performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carotid Artery Disease
normal
more than 41% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 41% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 41% of peers

Dr. Applebaum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
Less
Read Less

25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Applebaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Applebaum does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Applebaum and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Applebaum's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Applebaum to family and friends
27 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Applebaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Outstanding surgeons and staff.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I think these surgeons are worth the drive or wait. Exceptional experience.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
This was a great experience with this staff and surgeons.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Excellent experience w doctor and staff - would re
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I like these surgeons and staff. If I did not i would be dead
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Applebaum
Are you Dr. Applebaum?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Cardiac Surgery
(2)
Thoracic Surgery
(7)
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiac Surgery
(16)
Thoracic Surgery
(14)
Cardiac Surgery
(9)
Cardiac Surgery
(4)
Cardiothoracic Surgery
(4)
Cardiac Surgery
(8)
Cardiac Surgery
(5)