Dr. Robert Scott, MD

Dr. Robert Scott, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Scott, MD is a cardiology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.Read his story

Mayo Clinic- Arizona

13400 E Shea Blvd Ste 2B

Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Scott's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Scott "Interests Hypertensive heart disease Congestive heart failure in high-risk populations: diabetics, females, African Americans Advanced heart failure treatments Cardiac transplantation Device therapy (mechanical assist devices) Community education regarding organ donor awareness Community education regarding cardiovascular diseases "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scott "Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Having all this expertise in a single place, focused on you, means that you're not just getting one opinion — your care is discussed among the team, your test results are available quickly and appointments are scheduled in coordination. Specialists work together to provide exactly the care you need."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

16  Procedures

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  • BA - Chemistry Fisk University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • MD/PhD Meharry Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Resident - Internal Medicine Barnes Hospital and Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Fellow - Cardiology Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Fellow - Cardiology St. Louis University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Young Man of America Jaycees, 1987
  • Scientific Productivity Award Meharry Medical College School of Graduate Studies, 1988
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010
  • Outstanding Student in Chemistry Fisk University, 1984
  • Chosen to attend Gordon Research Conference on Lipid Metabolism Awarding Organization, 1988
  • Third Place in Student Research Day Meharry Medical College, 1989
  • First Place Student Research Day Meharry Medical College, 1987
  • Chosen to speak at NIH "Careers Opportunities in Biomedical Sciences" Symposium Awarding Organization, 1987
  • George Hyde Scholarship Award Meharry Medical College School of Graduate Studies, 1988
  • Commonwealth Fund Fellowship National Medical Fellowships, Inc., 1990
  • Universal Energy Systems Graduate Summer Fellowship Awarding Organization, 1985
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American College of Physicians, Member
  • American Heart Association, Member
  • American Society of Hypertension, Member
  • American Society of Transplantation, Member
  • Association of Black Cardiologists, Member
  • Heart Failure Society of America, Member
  • International Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation, Member
  • International Society on Hypertension in Blacks, Member
  • National Medical Association, Member
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