Dr. Robert E. Applebaum, MD

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Dr. Robert E. Applebaum, MD

Cardiac Surgery | Male

Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Sgcl 500 N Wall St Ste 100, Kankakee, IL 60901 Get Directions
(815) 933-4400

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Dr. Applebaum specializes in Cardiac Surgery and practices in Kankakee, IL. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Outstanding surgeons and staff.
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      I think these surgeons are worth the drive or wait. Exceptional experience.
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      I like these surgeons and staff. If I did not i would be dead
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      these surgeons were available in my time of need. Great experience. extremely happy.
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      Wonderful caring surgeon. The office staff is also great.
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      Dr Applebaum spent time explaining everything.
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      The surgery went well and recovery was quick.
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      Great care from these surgeons.
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      Specialties

      • Cardiac Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • 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
      • Pericardial 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

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
      • Aortic Valve Surgery
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
      • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
      • Heart Surgery
      • Impella Device
      • Lobectomy, Open
      • Lung Surgery
      • Maze Procedure
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Maryland School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1978

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Maryland Medical Center
      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Maryland Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        National Institutes Of Health

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
      • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Applebaum's Office & Staff

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      Experience with Dr. Applebaum

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