Dr. Robert Slama, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 74
  
Dr. Slama

Summit Medical Group- Cardiology Dept

1 Diamond Hill Rd Fl 2 Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

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Dr. Robert Slama, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Berkeley Heights, NJ. Dr. Slama has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Slama to book an appointment.


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Make an appointment at Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center today at (732) 201-3872.

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About Me

Care Philosophy

As of July 2018, seeing only in-patient SMG Cardiology patients.

As a Cardiologist, I believe in patients being able to understand all of their options for treatment, and especially the importance of preventing any future problems from occurring. Our team of Cardiologists are available 24/7.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1976
Boston Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Georgetown University
Residency Hospital
1973
Boston Medical Center
Internship Hospital

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(908) 277-8700

Dr. Slama accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Principal Financial Group
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (3/14/2016)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Heart Disease more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Slama treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Slama treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Check Dr. Slama's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Slama's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Practice

Summit Medical Group- Cardiology Dept1 Diamond Hill Rd Fl 2 Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
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