Carla P. Roberts, MD, PhD - Associate Professor 

Carla Roberts


Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Chief of Service, Emory University Hospital Midtown


Education & Training   


Medical Education: Emory University School of Medicine, MD, 1994

Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1998

Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, 2001

Graduate Education: Medical College of Georgia, PhD, 1990

Certifications: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2002

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, 2006

 
Society & Professional Memberships  


•  American Society for Reproductive Medicine
•  Associate Member, Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
•  The Endocrine Society
•  Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
•  North American Menopause Society
•  Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics
•  Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
•  Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons
•  American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine
•  Society of Reproductive Surgeons
•  Georgia Obstetriccal and Gynecological Society
•  Southeastern Obstetrical and Gynecological Society
•  South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

 
Awards and Honors


•  Top Docs, Atlanta Magazine, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
•  Atlanta Super Docs, 2011
•  Top Docs, US News and World Report, 2011
•  Golden Apple Teaching Award, Emory University School of Medicine, 2009 

I See Patients At


Emory University Hospital Midtown 
Medical Office Tower, 8th Floor
550 Peachtree Street, NE                       
Atlanta, GA 30308 
Directions and Map 

Academic


Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Glenn Memorial Building
69 Jesse Hill, Jr., Drive, SE
Atlanta, GA  30303

Clinical


•  Endometriosis
•  Fibroids
•  Gynecologic surgery
•  Laparoscopic surgery
•  Laparoscopy with lasers
•  Pediatric gynecology
•  Pelvic reconstruction
•  Reproductive surgery
•  Robotic surgery


Research


•  Divergent gonadotropin release
•  Control of uterine contractility
•  Repeat pregnancy loss
•  Progesterone metabolites
•  Glycodelin
•  Endometriosis   

Research Articles


Rock, JA, Roberts CP, and Jones HW Jr. Congenital anomalies of the uterine cervix: lessons from 30 cases managed by a common protocol. Fertil Steril. 2010 Oct;94(5):1858-63. Epub 2010 Nov 25.

Asante A, Omurtag K, Roberts CP. Epidermal inclusion cyst of the clitoris 30 years after Stage I female genital mutilation: A case report. Fertil Steril. 2010 Aug;94(3):1097.e1-3. Epub 2010 Mar 16.

 

Omurtag K, Session D, Brahma P, Matlack A, Roberts CP. Horizontal uterine torsion in the setting of complete cervical and partial vaginal agenesis: A case report. Fertil Steril. 2009 May;91(5):1957.e13-5. Epub 2009 Feb 24.

Steiner M, Pearlstein T, Cohen LS, Endicott J, Kornstein SG, Roberts C, Roberts DL, Yonkers K. Expert guidelines for the treatment of severe PMS, PMDD, and co-morbidities: the role of SSRIs. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2006 Jan-Feb;15(1):57-69.
 

Review Articles


Roberts CP, Taylor RN. Applications of estradiol and testosterone assays in the management of the infertile female patient. Steroids. 2008 Dec 12;73(13):1328-32. Epub 2008 Jul 17.

Roberts CP, Horowitz IR. Reproductive issues in the gynecologic cancer patient. Oncology. Williston Park, New York: 2007 Apr;21(5):598-606; discussion 606-9.

Roberts CP, Rock JA. The current staging system for endometriosis: does it help? Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2003 Mar;30(1):115-32.
 

Book Chapters


Roberts, C.P. Disorders of the Adrenal Gland. Clinical Gynecology, 2nd edition. Bieber EJ, Sanfilippo JS, Horowitz IR, editors. Philadelphia PA: Elsevier Science, 2012, Chapter 64, pages 917-936 (in press).

 

Dun E, Roberts C. Uterine curettage. Medical Management of the Surgical Patient, 5th edition. Lubin EF, Dodson TF, Winawer NH, editors. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2011.

 

Roberts CP, Breech LS. The Neovagina. Advances in Reconstructive Vaginal Surgery. Kovac SR and Zimmerman KW, editors. Philadelphia PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2011. 

 

Roberts, C.P. Disorders of the Adrenal Gland. Clinical Gynecology. Bieber EJ, Sanfilippo JS, Horowitz IR, editors. Philadelphia PA: Elsevier Science, 2006, Chapter 64, pages 917-936.

 

Roberts CP and Rock JA. Treatment of uterine anomalies. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility: Current Trends and Developments. Seang LT and Tulandi T, editors. New York: Marcel Dekker Inc, 2002.

Book Editor


Common Errors in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Roberts CP and Broomfield DP, editors. Philadelphia PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2010. 

Abstracts


Joshi NV, Willis MY, Roberts CP. .Robotic-assisted laparoscopic fimbrioplasty and lysis of adhesions in a patient with true hermaphroditism. Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons – Minimally Invasive Robotic Association – Society of Robotic Surgeons Joint Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, September 5-8, 2012.

Worley AV, Willis MY, Roberts CP. Posterior Colpotomy: A Novel Approach to Cervico-Vaginal Anastomosis in a Case of Cervical Dysgenesis with Partial Vaginal Agenesis. Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons – Minimally Invasive Robotic Association – Society of Robotic Surgeons Joint Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, September 5-8, 2012.

National Media


Backgrounder on Fibroids, CNN Health, Oct. 13, 2008.

Perimenopause and Menopause, CNN American Morning, Sept. 5, 2006

Low Sexual Desire Common in Women, WebMD, Oct. 21, 2004

Hormone Replacement Therapy, Brunswick News, Sept. 19, 2003