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James R Roberts

James R Roberts, MD, FAAEM, FACEP

Vice Chair and Professor of Emergency Medicine


Department: Emergency Medicine

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology

Education

  • MD - Jefferson Medical College
  • Geology, Cum Laude - Lafayette College

Dr. James Roberts is board certified in medical toxicology and emergency medicine. He is a certified medical review officer. Dr. Roberts sees patients in Center City Philadelphia.

Dr. Roberts is also director of the Institute for the Treatment of Poisonous Bites and Stings at Mercy Philadelphia Hospital.

Affiliated Hospitals: Mercy Health Systems: Mercy Philadelphia and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospitals

Professional Activities

  • Senior advisor, Philadelphia Poison Control Center
  • Medical consultant, Philadelphia Zoo
  • Chairman, editorial board, Emergency Medicine News

In the News

Clinical Services

Medical toxicology, Emergency medical procedures

Fellowships

  • Medical Toxicology - Bellevue Hospital/New York University

Residencies

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania

Dr. Roberts is professor and vice chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine.


Contact Information


Practice Office

Drexel Emergency Medicine - Mercy
501 S. 54th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Phone: 215.748.9740
Fax: 215.748.9207