Dr. Robert Duncan Hite MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Robert Hite is a pulmonologist in Winston Salem, North Carolina and is affiliated with Wake Forest University Health Service. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Hite accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Wake Forest University Health Service who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of Virginia
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986 - 1987

University of California at San Diego
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1989 - 1993

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Increasing incidence of prolonged acute mechanical ventilation: Can we bend the utilization curve?*.
Metersky, M.L., Hite, R.D.

Surfactant Protein B Inhibits Secretory Phospholipase A2 Hydrolysis of Surfactant Phospholipids.
Hite, R.D., Grier, B.L., Waite, B.M., Veldhuizen, R.W., Possmayer, F., Yao, L., Seeds, M.C.

Pulmonary type II cell hypertrophy and pulmonary lipoproteinosis are features of chronic IL-13 exposure.
Homer, R. J., Zheng, T., Chupp, G., He, S., Zhu, Z., Chen, Q., Ma, B., Hite, R. D., Gobran, L. I., Rooney, S. A., Elias, J. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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