Dr. Robert L Nussbaum MD Internist

Dr. Robert Nussbaum is an internist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Nussbaum accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 378 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Addiction Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1978

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1980

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 15 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Vascular Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 12 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Transgenic mice expressing S129 phosphorylation mutations in α-synuclein.
Escobar, V. D.,Kuo, Y. M.,Orrison, B. M.,Giasson, B. I.,Nussbaum, R. L.

Furthering the link between the sarcomere and primary cardiomyopathies: Restrictive cardiomyopathy associated with multiple mutations in genes previously associated with hypertrophic or dilated cardiomyopathy.
Caleshu, C., Sakhuja, R., Nussbaum, R.L., Schiller, N.B., Ursell, P.C., Eng, C., De Marco, T., McGlothlin, D., Burchard, E.G., Rame, J.E.

Reply to Professor Lefthériotis et al.
Markello, T.C., St Hilaire, C., Ziegler, S.G., Nussbaum, R.L., Boehm, M., Gahl, W.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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