Dr. Robert Morelock, MD

Dr. Robert Morelock, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Morelock, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Wheat Ridge, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

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3555 Lutheran Pkwy Ste 380

Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 89% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
more than 88% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 40% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

3  Board Certifications

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

28  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • In University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • In University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Morelock, MD
DR. Morelock saved my life. A unexpected dissection of my ascending aorta happened . Great surgeon with great skills.
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George Metcalf in Westminster Co. – May 10, 2017
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Nine years or so, it was determined that I had an abdominal aneurysm which was nearing a very bad diameter. Dr Morelock and his associate, Dr. Leone, repaired the aneurysm and his exam earlier this year, determined that the only diameter in that part of my body was the stint he and Dr. Leone...Read More
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George Williams in Morrison, CO – Sep 30, 2016
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Dr. Morelock performed dual bypass surgery on my in June, 2009. He harvested an artery from my right arm and used in in his surgery. I am in great health now 6 1/2 years later, almost 78 and shooting for 120!
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Walt Anderson in Broomfield, CO – Dec 18, 2015
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