Robert Hamburger

Robert Hamburger, DO, MPH, FACC

VA Faculty

Business Phone: (352) 273-9089

About Robert Hamburger

Robert F Hamburger, DO, MPH, FACC, is an assistant professor at the University of Florida Division of Cardiology.

Hamburger obtained a bachelor’s degree in biology from Pennsylvania State University. He got his master’s degree in public health from Drexel University, moving on to complete his doctorate in osteopathic medicine at Nova Southeastern University. After his internship and residency in internal medicine, he started his fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at the University of Florida in 2014.

Hamburger is currently a staff cardiologist at Malcom Randall VA Medical Center and an assistant professor in the division of cardiology at UF’s College of Medicine.

He received various award such as the Hygeia Society Award for Excellence in Public Health and the Most Outstanding Third Year Resident Award from Temple University. Co-authoring 10 publications and papers, Hamburger’s interests lie in writing about pulmonary circulation, congenital heart disease and more. His presentations include an evaluation of the right coronary artery, echocardiographic predictors of mitral regurgitation and more. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the American Society of Echocardiology.

Additional Positions:
Associate Program Director
2020 – Current · University of Florida Cardiology Fellowship

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC6001 Intro Clin Practice
BMS6633 The Cv System

Clinical Profile

  • Cardiology

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Echocardiographic Predictors
  • Evaluation of Right Coronary Artery
  • Pulmonary Circulation


Longitudinal cardiac remodeling in collegiate American football players as assessed by echocardiography during their collegiate career.
Clinical cardiology. 46(9):1090-1096 [DOI] 10.1002/clc.24121. [PMID] 37573574.
Relationship between arm span to height ratio, aortic root diameter, and systolic blood pressure in collegiate athletes.
American heart journal plus : cardiology research and practice. 25 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ahjo.2022.100242. [PMID] 38510494.
Blood pressure characteristics of collegiate female athletes: A call for more focused attention on young women’s health.
American heart journal plus : cardiology research and practice. 13 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ahjo.2022.100085. [PMID] 38560086.
Estimation of Right Atrial Pressure Using a Portable Handheld Ultrasound Device.
The American journal of medicine. 135(11):1378-1381 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjmed.2022.05.018. [PMID] 35636478.
Preparticipation Cardiac Evaluation Findings in a Cohort of Collegiate Female Athletes.
The American journal of cardiology. 140:134-139 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.10.055. [PMID] 33144161.
EXPRESS: Pulmonary Hypertension in Patients with Interstitial Pneumonia with Autoimmune Features
Pulmonary Circulation. [DOI] 10.1177/2045894020944117. [PMID] 33343878.
Predictors of ventricular pacing burden after permanent pacemaker implantation following transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
Clinical cardiology. 43(11):1334-1342 [DOI] 10.1002/clc.23447. [PMID] 32886389.
Adult Congenital Heart Disease in the Veteran Population: A Case-Based Report
Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications. 4(1):71-75 [DOI] 10.15212/CVIA.2017.0076.
The pulmonary hypertension story
Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications. 3(1):9-11 [DOI] 10.15212/CVIA.2017.0031.
Utility of the Diamond-Forrester Classification in Stratifying Acute Chest Pain in an Academic Chest Pain Center.
Critical pathways in cardiology. 15(2):56-9 [DOI] 10.1097/HPC.0000000000000071. [PMID] 27183255.


Fellowship, Cardiovascular Diseases
2014-2017 · University of Florida
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
2011-2014 · Temple University Hospital
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
2011 · Nova Southeastern University
Master's of Public Health (Biostatistics)
2007 · Drexel University
Bachelor's Degree in Biology
2005 · Pennsylvania State University

Contact Details

(352) 273-9089
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100288