Dr. Robert Binford, MD

Dr. Robert Binford, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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57 y/o
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Dr. Robert Binford, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

Overlake Medical Clinics/Overlake Hospital Cancer Center

1135 116th Ave NE Ste 605

Bellevue, WA 98004
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna

Background Check

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Dr. Binford's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Binford treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Binford treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Binford treats Heart Disease more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Binford treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Binford performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Binford performs this procedure more than 66% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty

Dr. Binford's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Repair
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Aortic Valvuloplasty
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Myxoma
Atrial Septal Defect
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiomegaly
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Replacement
Heart Valve Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Maze Procedure
Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Mini-Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Valvuloplasty

About Me

Biography

"My background is atypical of most doctors. I started off as an aerospace engineer. My Master's thesis was done through a research project with NASA. I ,also, worked a couple of years at General Dynamics. I think my engineering training is a big ...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2001
    Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    In University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1993
    Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1986
    Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    1986
  • 1983
    Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1983

Awards

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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Binford - he and his staff were professional, courteous, and so very helpful. After my surgery, his staff were always available for me and any concerns that I had. My follow-up visits were reassuring and informative. I'm glad that I had him as my...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare Open PFFS
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan - Medicare Rx Essentials PDP
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan - Medicare Rx Premier PDP
Altius Health Plans
America's Health Insurance Plans
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Beacon Health Strategies
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Behavioral Health Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Choice Health
First Choice Health HMO
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
Gallagher Basset
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Access PPO
Clear Care HMO
Clear Care PPO
Most of Washington State Central and Eastern and Western Washington Counties HMO-High
Most of Washington State Central and Eastern and Western Washington Counties HMO-Standard
Options PPO
Health Net
Health Payors Organization
HealthSmart
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
Kaiser Permanente
LifeWise
Connect
Magellan Health Services
Medicaid of Washington State
Moda Health
Gold
Medical
Silver
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
National Preferred Provider Network
PacificSource
Preferred Healthcare
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
Medicare Advantage Plus HMO
Medicare Advantage Plus HMO-POS
Private HealthCare Systems
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Uniform Medical Plan Classic
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
Sedgwick Claims Management Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
TriCare for Life
TriWest Champus
Uniform Medical Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Supplement PPO
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
USA Managed Care Organization
Veteran Administration Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
Wells Fargo Insurance

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