Dr. Robert Zink, MD

Dr. Robert Zink, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Zink, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.Read his story

MountainStar Cardiovascular Surgery

1160 E 3900 S Ste 3500

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
more than 84% of peers
Pleural Effusion
more than 77% of peers
Partial Lung Collapse
more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Zink's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zink "Robert Zink, MD, graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor's degree in science. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed his internship at the University of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines in Iowa. Subsequently, he completed two residency programs at the University of Nevada, where he became the Chief Resident, and at the University of Wisconsin; one in general surgery and the other in cardiothoracic surgery.Dr. Zink is a board-certified thoracic and cardiac surgeon with more than 20 years of experience and provides the best care possible for each of his patients."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zink "Our surgeons are experts in delivering innovative cardiovascular surgeries. We are also experienced in performing the more traditional heart procedures that provide a better option for many of our patients while upholding the time-honored medical values of compassionate patient care, humanity and dignity."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

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  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Zink, MD
Dr. Zink is an outstanding heart surgeon.
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Nashville, TN – Aug 24, 2017
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Dr. Zink saved my mom's life! He is amazing ! she is now 6 years cancer free!!!!
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Cordele, GA – Mar 04, 2017
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Very professional with great bedside manners. Explains in common terms about your surgery. Two EXCELLENT practitioners helping too.
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Chuck Keller in Savannah, MO – Dec 13, 2016
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