Dr. Robert Mitchell, MD

Dr. Robert Mitchell, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Robert Mitchell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UNIV OF LOUISVILLE SCH OF MED in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

1720 Nicholasville Rd Ste 502

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 277-7129

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Mitchell'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

48  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
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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42  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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 LOUISVILLE SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Louisville Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mitchell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mitchell's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mitchell to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Mitchell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This MD had done several procedures on my mother she went in last year for a cath and needed bypass surgery he told her that her colorectal surgeon stated her bowel would "die" if she underwent a 6-8 hour operation so she would have to get colon surgery first. When she went in for her colon...more
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