Dr. Robert Salley, MD

Dr. Robert Salley, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Robert Salley, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1977 and specializes in thoracic surgery, congenital cardiac surgery, and more.

1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste B275

Lexington, KY 40504

Contact Information

(859) 278-2334

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Mitral Valve Surgery
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more than 79% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 78% of peers
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
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more than 76% of peers

Dr. Salley'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

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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39  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of South Alabama Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Greenlane Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • U Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of South Alabama Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salley's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salley to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Salley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Excellent Doctor. I’m alive because of this wonderful doctor. The best in his field. Gods trust has been given to Dr Salley.
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All I have to say is be carful!!! Especially after surgery care
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