Dr. Robert Zickler, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 57
  
Dr. Zickler

Cardiac Surgery Associates

5255 E Stop 11 Rd Indianapolis, IN 46237

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(317) 851-2331

Dr. Robert Zickler, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Zickler has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Disorders, and Vascular Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Caromont Regional Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zickler to book an appointment.


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Dr. Zickler accepts the following insurance:

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Zickler

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Zickler treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Zickler treats other conditions, please contact the office at (317) 851-2331.

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Zickler treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler performs Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Zickler performs this procedure more than 73% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Zickler treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 80% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Zickler treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Zickler treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Zickler treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 60% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Zickler performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Zickler performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zickler performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 31% of their peers

Dr. Zickler performs this procedure more than 31% of their peers

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Dr. Zickler's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Cardiac Surgery Associates (CSA) is one of the largest, most respected and experienced cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery practices in the nation. CSA is an independent practice with a 10-year history of working with Franciscan Alliance. CSA performs more than 3,500 open heart surgeries — 500 at the Franciscan St. Francis Heart Center — and 3,200 vascular, thoracic and other surgeries annually. CSA provides innovative surgical services ranging from the latest techniques of minimally invasive heart, vascular and thoracic surgery to the most complex procedures with advanced technology, at 25 hospitals in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. In the last 20 years, CSA surgeons have performed heart surgery for more than 48,000 patients.Less...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

Penn State
Fellowship Hospital
2001
UMDNJ
Residency Hospital
1997
UMDNJ
Internship Hospital
1988
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Medical School

Awards

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Cardiac Surgery Associates

Cardiac Surgery Associates5255 E Stop 11 Rd Indianapolis, IN 46237
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Caromont Regional Medical Center

Gastonia, NC

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)
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