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About Dr. Robert Ashton Jr

Dr. Robert Ashton Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Hackensack, NJ, with other offices in Bronx, NY and Bronx, NY (and 1 other location). He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Thoracic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Ashton is affiliated with Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital/St. Luke's Hospital Division and Hackensack University Medical Center. He speaks English.

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6 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Ashton Jr is Great. Dr. Robert Ashton Jr has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert Ashton Jr is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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20 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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111 E 210th St
Bronx, NY 10467
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600 E 233rd St
Bronx, NY 10466
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30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Dr. Robert Ashton Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

    If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.
    Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.

  • General Surgery

    A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
    The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
    Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Robert Ashton Jr has the following 7 expertise

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Thoracoscopy

Board Certifications

Dr. Robert Ashton Jr is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Dr ashton recently left Hackensack and has been recruited to Montefiore Med ctr in NYC. I eventually discovered this after trying to contact him thru his old hospital in nj. I would follow him anywhere !

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ashton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center
  • St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital/St. Luke's Hospital Division
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Nyack Hospital
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • St Barnabas Hospital
  • St Lukes Hospital
  • Roosevelt Hospital
  • Montefiore Med Ctr Henry & Lucy Moses Div
  • Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • Drexel University

    Graduated in 1992

  • Accepted Insurance

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