Dr. Robert Slaton, MD

Dr. Robert Slaton, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
73 y/o

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Dr. Robert Slaton, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Gainesville, FL. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

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Dr. Slaton's Experience

Dr. Slaton's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Slaton "Our commitment to our patients is our ongoing active study of the best medical practices possible. We plan to provide each patient with well-supported, standard of care treatments and effective recommendations for appropriate health management. We value each individual and intend to treat everyone with full attention and respect."


  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Emphysema
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Test
  • Venipuncture
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Shands Hosp U FL
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Shands-U Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Slaton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Slaton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Slaton to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Slaton's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Thomas |
If only all doctors were like Dr. Slaton! He listens. He explains. He cares. Both my husband and myself have been patients of Dr. Slaton’s for many years and have been very satisfied with our medical care. And, we are not necessarily easily pleased. So, when we say Dr. Slaton is great, we...more
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in Gainesville, Florida |
Dr Slaton is always personable, professional and takes all the time necessary to thoroughly review my medical condition with me. He is very thorough, honest and very open to communicating about any issue that I would like to discus. I consider my self very fortunate to have had him as my physician...more
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in Trenton, FL |
Dr. Slaton is up to date on the current changes in health care and takes the time to explain things to me. He answers all my questions in a caring manner. My only problem of recommending Dr. Slaton is that he might become so busy it might become difficult to get an appointment with him. I like the...more
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Dr. Slaton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Slaton has admitting privileges

North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Gainesville, FL 32605
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