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Robert Gillespie, MD

Medical doctor (MD)
Cardiology
Cardiothoracic surgery
Cardiovascular disease (board certified)
Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy

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Accepting new patients
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Location and phone

  1. Sharp Rees-Stealy Mira Mesa
    8933 Activity Road
    San Diego, CA 92126-4427
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    858-939-6561
    Fax: 858-874-2379
  2. Sharp Rees-Stealy Rancho Bernardo
    16899 W Bernardo Dr
    San Diego, CA 92127
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  3. Sharp Rees-Stealy San Diego
    2929 Health Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92123
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Care schedule

Sharp Rees-Stealy Rancho Bernardo
16899 W Bernardo Dr
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Sharp Rees-Stealy San Diego
2929 Health Center Drive
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About Robert Gillespie, MD

My uncle was a pediatric cardiologist and my neighbor was a pediatrician. Their influence played a large role in my decision to become a physician. They both loved medicine and exposed me to that positive experience. Patients want a doctor who is knowledgeable but willing to listen. My job is to simply provide the patient with the information to make an informed decision. Building trust, which does not necessarily take an extended period of time, is the key to helping a patient make the correct informed decision. Trust starts with empathy and understanding. Outside of work, I enjoy golf, vigorous exercise, travel and spending time with my family — not necessarily in that order!
Gender:
 Male
Languages: 
English
Education
Loyola University:
 Internship
Loyola University:
 Residency
University of Chicago:
 Medical School
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center:
 Fellowship
Hospital affiliation
Areas of focus
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NPI
1740290873

Insurance plans accepted

Robert Gillespie, MD, accepts 37 health insurance plans.

Ratings and reviews

4.8

182 ratings
Patient ratings
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.8
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.8
Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your care
4.8
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.8
Provider discussed treatment options
4.8
Patient reviews
Verified Patient
December 28, 2023

5.0

Very good
Verified Patient
December 28, 2023

5.0

Doctor took the time to answer my questions
Verified Patient
December 21, 2023

5.0

Love Dr Gillespie.
Verified Patient
December 13, 2023

5.0

Could not wish for a better doctor.
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Special recognitions

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Over 100 recognitions
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