Robert A. Buzzeo, M.D.

Quick Facts
Medical Education:
  • 1977, Doctor of Medicine - Universidad Autonoma de Guadelajara (Jalisco, Mexico)
  • 1981, Residency - Metropolitan Hospital (New York, NY)
Board Certified Since:1986
Other Languages:Spanish

Robert A. Buzzeo, M.D., joined the Alliance in 1997. He practiced at one of founding practices (Tampa Bay Pediatrics) of Pediatric Health Care Alliance.

Dr. Buzzeo received his undergraduate degree from St. John's University, Jamaica, New York (1973) and his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara , Jalisco, Mexico (1977). He completed his internship in Pediatrics at New York Medical College - Misericordia Hospital, Valhalla, New York (1978) and his residency in Pediatrics at the New York Medical College - Metropolitan Hospital, New York, New York (1981).

He is also an educator and preceptor for the University of Tampa and University of South Florida Nursing Colleges. He is clinical instructor of medical students and residents at the University of South Florida, and an active member in the Section on Home Health, Computers and other Technologies, and the Provisional Section on Telephone Care. He is medical advisor for the On Call Department at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, and After Hours Urgent Care in Tampa. Dr. Buzzeo also serves as Chairman of the Division of Pediatrics at University Community Hospital.

Dr. Buzzeo has been Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics since 1986.

Best Doctors 2014He has been elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® each year from 1996-2004 and 2007-2014. Best Doctors® is a leading resource for linking consumers with expert medical care. Physicians are chosen through an exhaustive peer-review survey that asks: "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer them?" Only physicians who earned the consensus support of their peers were included.

Dr. Buzzeo is married and has two children. In his free time, he enjoys photography, cycling and sailing, and he is fluent in Spanish.

Insurance Plans Accepted
Aetna U.S. Health Care
AvMed Health Plan
Beacon Health Plan/FL Health Choice
Beech St/Capp Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO/PPO/TRAD
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Network Blue
Cigna - PPO/HMO only
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
Great West
Humana - Choice Care
Humana - HMO/PPO/EPO
Humana Tricare
Interplan Health Group
MediPass/Medicaid* (limited)
PHCS (PPO and MD Products Only)
Sunshine Health
United M-Plus*
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Pediatrics
Florida Medical Association
Hillsborough County Medical Association
Hillsborough County Pediatric Society
Hospital Affiliations
Florida Hospital-Tampa
St. Joseph's Hospital