Dr. Robert Zeff, MD

Dr. Robert Zeff, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Zeff, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery doctor who practices in West Des Moines, IA. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 51 years. Dr. Zeff is affiliated with Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.

5880 University Ave

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 633-3600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Thrombosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 80% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 14% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
13

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zeff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zeff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zeff to family and friends
3.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Zeff's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Zeff accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
    Health Net POS
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark

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Hospitals where Dr. Zeff has admitting privileges

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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