Dr. Richard Roberts

Pediatrics
Corpus Christi, TX
45 years experience male

Locations

Medical Genetics and Prenatal Diagnostic Services

Corpus Christi, TX

Address

6610 Belvoir Ave,, TX 78414, Corpus Christi, TX
Directions

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Aetna

CIGNA Health Care

Humana Insurance Company

Medicare

Medicaid

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Clinical Genetics

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

817 Answers
856 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Trauma to the nose: I would recommend a whole facial mask to protect against trauma and a scarf for the neck.
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1 thank
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: people with pulmonary condigions are at high risk for serious complications with COVID-19 infection.
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1 thank
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: The vaccines prevent bacterial pneumonia. They have no effect on viral pneumonia.
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1 thank

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Testimonials
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Jun 7, 2015
I enjoy Dr. Roberts' succinct, common-sense answers and the way he meets patients where they are. Collaborates well with colleagues, and teaches us all something! An asset to HealthTap!!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Roberts is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dec 2, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
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This made me feel good. Thanks! have methyl folate ordered Amazon Cdn supplier have NAC on hold due to $ issues THANKS i DO feel more energy with the 4 i have! awesome TTY tomorrow in consult glad you...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! My myalgia/joint pain has decreased, and I can only attribute this to supplementation. I also seem to have some facial flushing (rosacea?) which I have read can be help...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dr. Roberts: Found your reply quite informative. BTW I am diagnosed by a clinical geneticist with Waardenburg syndrome two. You can find more with my personal blog htt...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1975MD

Residency

Richard Roberts

Awards

NIH Fellowship 1979-1980
First Prize, Ceramics, University of Chicago Dept. of Art Graduate Student competition
Harbor Collegium, Scientific Research Honorary Society, Harbor General Hospital1976

Affiliations

Adult Genetics SIG
Sigma Xi
American Medical Association
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