Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute Welcomes Cardiothoracic Surgeon Robert Turnage, M.D., FACS


Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute is pleased to welcome Robert B. Turnage, M.D., FACS, a highly experienced, double board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon who is fellowship trained in adult cardiothoracic surgery. He works with his patients to offer comprehensive treatment plans that best meet their cardiovascular conditions and needs.

Dr. Turnage earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson, Mississippi. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama, and completed a fellowship in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque. Dr. Turnage is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Turnage now welcomes new patients in his office located at Baptist Towers, 1717 North E St., Suite 331, in Pensacola, Florida. To learn more about Dr. Turnage or to schedule an appointment, please visit or call 850.484.6500.

Baptist Health Care is a not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life's journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. Baptist Health Care is one of the largest non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Baptist Medical Parks Airport, Nine Mile, Navarre and Pace ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute ● Mayo Clinic Care Network

For more information about this press release or to schedule an interview, please contact Kathy Bowers at 850.791.5254 or