Dr. Robert Garrett, MD

Dr. Robert Garrett, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Robert Garrett, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 1982 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1919 S Wheeling Ave Ste 602

Tulsa, OK 74104

Contact Information

(918) 712-3366

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Lobectomy, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Garrett'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*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • 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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Oregon Health and Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garrett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garrett's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garrett to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Garrett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. GARRET IS A WONDERFUL SURGEON. HE OPERATED ON MY HUSBAND FOR A TRIPLE BYPASS. VERY SUCCESSFUL. LATER HE OPERATED ON OUR FRIEND WHO WAS GIVEN ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SURVIVING AN ANEURISM; OUR FRIEND WAS 83 YRS. OF AGE. HE IS NOW 91 YEARS OF AGE. ANOTHER SUCCESS WITH CREDIT GIVEN TO DR. GARRETT...more
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Dr. Garrett performed my quadruple bypass on September 16, 2009. 7 1/2 years later I'm still hanging in there! Helluva surgeon and a good guy to boot!
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During heart surgery, someone nicked a lung which kept me on vacuum and drains for nine days. He never attended me after the surgery. On ninth day, when tubes removed, I had a stroke. Did the nicked lung contribute? Had one brief post op visit with Dr. Garrett during which he did not mention the...more
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