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Dr. Robert Bourge, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Bourge

Adnvanced Heart Failre/Trnsplnt

2000 6th Ave S Fl 4 Birmingham, AL 35233

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Dr. Robert Bourge, MD is a cardiology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1979 and specializes in cardiology.


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(205) 934-3438

Dr. Bourge accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
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Dr. Bourge's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourge treats Heart Disease more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Bourge treats this condition more than 35% of his peers

Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourge treats Hypertension more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Bourge treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bourge treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Bourge treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Dr. Bourge's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Outstanding patient care is of upmost importance.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Medicine

Education

1984
University of Alabama (UAB) and Birmingham VA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1982
University of Alabama Birmingham Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1980
University of Alabama Birmingham Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1979
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1975
Louisiana State University
Undergraduate School
1984
1982
1980
1979
1975

Awards

Dr. Bourge's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bourge

4.3

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
25%
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1 Star
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Dr Bourge has provided outstanding care for over 30 years. His concern and interest in all of his patients is readily seen. he is on the cutting edge of new developments in medicine, especially as they relate to cardio issues. too bad you do not have a rating better than excellent!
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