Dr. Russell Stapleton, MD

Dr. Russell Stapleton, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Russell Stapleton, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Jacksonville, FL. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

820 Prudential Dr Ste 112

Jacksonville, FL 32207

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stapleton "Named among "Jacksonville's Top Docs", Dr. Russell Stapleton is a highly-skilled interventional cardiologist who has been providing superior care to Northeast Florida since 1996. Dr. Stapleton has performed thousands of coronary interventions and provides comprehensive care for a wide variety of cardiac and vascualr conditions. As a Southern Heart Group physician, Dr. Stapleton is part of a highly-distinguished team of multi-disciplined cardiovascular specialists who have been recognized as "Northeast Florida's Best in Cardiology Care"."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    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 Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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.

Education

  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stapleton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stapleton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stapleton to family and friends
4.6
based on 19 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Stapleton'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Jacksonville, FL |
Dr Stapleton is a very easy person to talk to. He is always prompt and professional.
in Fernandina Beach, FL |
Dr. Stapleton took care of me when I had an acute cardiac issue and was exceptionally caring, concerned, and professional. Down-to-earth, takes time to discuss issues and make sure you understand.
in Jacksonville, FL |
Dr. Stapleton is always easy to speak with and very thorough. I've recommended him to other family members.
in Jacksonville, FL |
Dr. Stapleton has always been very thorough in his evaluations of my heart conditions and can explain everything to me in easy to understand terms. I can always tell that he genuinely cares about me. He has performed numerous procedures on me including stent implantations and I am always confident that he is employing the very best procedures to improve my conditions. In addition to my great confidence in his abilities, I like Dr. Stapleton as a regular person.
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Dr. Stapleton accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Stapleton has admitting privileges

Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
800 Prudential Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Baptist Medical Center Nassau
1250 S 18th St
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
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