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Robert Weinrieb, MD

Robert Weinrieb, MD Physician

Chief Psychiatric Consultant, Liver Transplant Program
Director, Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychiatric Emergency and Evaluation Center (PEEC)
Program Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Weinrieb is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. Robert Weinrieb

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014

Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine's May 2002 Top Docs issue

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Psychiatry

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Psychiatry, 1993
  • Psychosomatic Medicine, 2006

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA

Education and Training

Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo
Residency: Saint Vincent's Medical Center
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, National Pennsylvania College of Physicians, Local Pennsylvania Medical Society, Local

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Weinrieb is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: On the medical staff, but does not have privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Kaempf G., Weinrieb R., Molloy M., Epperson L., Biddle J,. Kampman K, Rukstalis M, Volpicelli J.: Managing the Primary Care Patient Experiencing Alcohol Withdrawal Clinician Reviews : 2003.

Paul J. Fudala, Robert M. Weinrieb, Joseph S. Calarco, Kyle M. Kampman, and Chris Boardman.: An Evaluation Of Anabolic/Androgenic Steroid Abusers Over a Period of One Year: Seven Case Studies. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry : 2003.

Robert M. Weinrieb, M.D., Marc Auriacombe, M.D., Kyong-Mi Chang, M.D, Kevin G. Lynch, Ph.D. and James Lewis, M.D., MSCE.: A Critical Review of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Associated Bleeding; Balancing the Risk of Treating Hepatitis C Infected Patients. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 15 : 121-130,2003.

Weinrieb, R., Barnett, R., Lynch, K. DePiano, M, Atanda, A., Olthoff, K.: A Matched Comparison of Medical/Psychiatric Complications and Anesthesia/Analgesia Requirements in Methadone Maintained Liver Transplant Patients. Liver Transplantation 10 (1): 97-106,2004.

Van Horn, D, Weinrieb, R., DePiano, M., McLellan, AT, and Alterman, AI.: How Well Does the Addiction Severity Index Identify Need for Alcoholism Treatment in Liver Transplant Candidates? Accepted to the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, Florida. : 2003.

Weinrieb, R., Barnett, R., DePiano, M, Atanda, A., Lynch, K.: A Matched Comparison Study of Medical/Psychiatric Complications and Anesthesia/Analgesia Requirements in Methadone Maintained Liver Transplant Patients. Presented to the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, San Diego California : 2003.

DiMartini, A and Weinrieb, R.: The Opiate Dependent, Methadone Maintained Liver Transplant Patient: Making the Case for Cautious Optimism. Invited Editorial in American Journal of Transplantation 3 : 1-2,2003.

Edlin, Brian R.: Prevention and Treatment of Hepatitis C in Injection Drug Users, Hepatology Hepatology 36 (5, part2): S210-220,2002.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
c/o Ms. Kathy Kratowicz
2 Dulles, Liver Transplant
3400 Spruce St.

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6178
Phone: (215) 662-2858
Fax: (215) 615-0584
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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