Dr. Robert Watson, MD

Dr. Robert Watson, MD

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61 y/o
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Dr. Robert Watson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Abington, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville in 1982 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Abington Medical Specialists

1235 Old York Rd Ste 110

Abington, PA 19001
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • University Of Louisville
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Watson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Watson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Watson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watson to family and friends
5.0
based on 20 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Watson'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

in Willow Grove, PA
Wow!!! Best doctor I’ve ever been to!!! I love Dr. Watson! He is knowledgeable, friendly, and has a very courteous staff. Also, the nurse practitioner, Kelli Biggans, is great too! She was very informative, approachable, and listened to my concerns before giving me answers. Thanks for taking...more
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in Philadelphia, PA
I've been a patient of Dr. Watson for years. He's a great doctor, friendly and professional. I would recommend him highly.
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in Elkins park PA .....
very good MD
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in Huntingdon Valley, PA
Dr. Watson is an excellent diagnostician and dedicated to quality care and highest professional medical services. This is the office you want to make your appointment with if you want to feel safe and secure in your future health concerns and your treatment options.
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in WYNCOTE, PA
Dr. Watson is the most professional, knowledgeable, TO THE POINT Doctor one could ask for especially dealing with the heart. I was sent to the ER at Abington Hospital with some minor pain-DR. Watson explained to me what test I needed to receive ASAP and what he though my concerns/problems were. I...more
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