Dr. Robert A Roubey MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Robert Roubey is a rheumatologist in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 11 doctors at University of North Carolina Hospitals who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1984

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1988 - 1990

Hospital Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1985 - 1988

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Mixed Treatment Comparison of the Treatment Discontinuations of Biologic Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs in Adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis (November).
Desai, R. J., Hansen, R. A., Rao, J. K., Wilkins, T. M., Harden, E. A., Yuen, A., Jonas, D. E., Roubey, R., Jonas, B., Gartlehner, G., Lux, L., Donahue, K. E.

In vivo gamma-tocopherol supplementation decreases systemic oxidative stress and cytokine responses of human monocytes in normal and asthmatic subjects.
Wiser, J., Alexis, N. E., Jiang, Q., Wu, W., Robinette, C., Roubey, R., Peden, D. B.

Delayed apoptotic cell clearance and lupus-like autoimmunity in mice lacking the c-mer membrane tyrosine kinase.
Cohen, P. L., Caricchio, R., Abraham, V., Camenisch, T. D., Jennette, J. C., Roubey, R. A., Earp, H. S., Matsushima, G., Reap, E. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • ODS Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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