Dr. Robert Frank Covert MD Neonatologist

Dr. Robert Covert is a neonatologist in Naperville, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of South Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 16 doctors at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and one of 16 at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Pediatrics, 1982–1985

University FL Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1985–1988

University of South Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Fetal gender and cocaine exposure as determinants of cord blood gamma-glutamyl transferase activity.
Allen, K.J., Wassef, S.Y., Tebbett, I.R., Covert, R.F., Whitington, P.F.

Is tocolytic magnesium sulphate associated with increased total paediatric mortality?
Mittendorf, R., Covert, R., Boman, J., Khoshnood, B., Lee, K. S., Siegler, M.

Analysis of meconium for cocaine in neonates.
Browne, S. P., Tebbett, I. R., Moore, C. M., Dusick, A., Covert, R., Yee, G. T.

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